H.R. 50 (106th): Declaration of Official Language Act of 1999

Introduced:

Jan 6, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 6, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Robert Stump

Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 6, 1999
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 4, United States Code, to declare English as the official language of the Government of the United States.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 622 (105th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 5, 1997

H.R. 3333 (107th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 16, 2001

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 50” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Jan 6, 1999

Details

Cosponsors
9 cosponsors (7R, 1I, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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