To prohibit the Secretary of the Treasury and the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System from including any information storage capability on the currency of the United States or imposing any fee or penalty on any person for the holding by such person of currency of the United States, including Federal reserve notes, for any period of time.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 16, 1999
Length: 3 pages
106th Congress (1999–2000)
This bill was introduced on November 16, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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4 Cosponsors (4 Republicans)
Nov 16, 1999
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Jul 17, 2003
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2777 (108th).
H.R. 3399 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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