To abolish the Department of Commerce.
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104th Congress (1995–1996)
This bill was introduced on September 13, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
Representative for Michigan's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 7, 1995
Length: 60 pages
74 Cosponsors (74 Republicans)
Jun 7, 1995
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Sep 13, 1995
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H.R. 1756 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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