Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2001, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
John Edward Porter
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 14, 2000
Length: 226 pages
106th Congress (1999–2000)
This bill was introduced on December 14, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Dec 14, 2000
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H.R. 5656 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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