H.R. 1378 (101st): Overseas United States Citizens’ Representation in the Congress Act of 1989

Introduced:

Mar 14, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 14, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

William “Bill” Alexander Jr.
Representative for Arkansas's 1st congressional district
Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

To create the office of Delegate for United States Citizens Abroad.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 2534 (100th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 28, 1987

H.R. 4560 (102nd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 25, 1992

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1378” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Mar 14, 1989

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments
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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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