Sponsor and status
John Edward Porter
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 11, 2000
Length: 5 pages
106th Congress (1999–2000)
This bill was introduced on May 11, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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May 11, 2000
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H.R. 4440 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4440. This is the one from the 106th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To authorize appropriations to expand and enhance United States international broadcasting operations around the world, specifically enhancing the depth and scope of programming throughout the People’s Republic of China, H.R. 4440, 106th Cong. (2000).
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