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Jan 6, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
This bill was introduced on January 6, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 22nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 6, 1999
Length: 2 pages
To require preemployment drug testing with respect to applicants for Federal employment.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 197 (107th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 279”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 279 — 106th Congress: Federal Employment Applicant Drug Testing Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr279
“H.R. 279 — 106th Congress: Federal Employment Applicant Drug Testing Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1999. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr279>
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