To amend title 13, United States Code, to require that any data relating to the incidence of poverty produced or published by the Secretary of Commerce for subnational areas is corrected for differences in the cost of living in those areas.
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103rd Congress (1993–1994)
This bill was introduced on August 4, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Representative for New Jersey's 11th congressional district
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Last Updated: Aug 4, 1993
Length: 3 pages
28 Cosponsors (17 Democrats, 10 Republicans, 1 Independent)
Aug 4, 1993
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H.R. 2863 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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