About the bill
- Full Title
To amend titles 5 and 37, United States Code, and the Foreign Service Act of 1980 to authorize the payment of certain travel expenses for Federal employees, members of the uniformed services, and members of the Foreign Service involved in disasters or other catastrophic events, as well as the travel of their family representatives and agency representatives.
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Oct 24, 2002
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5700”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5700 — 107th Congress: Federal Employees, Uniformed Service and Foreign Service Members Humanitarian Travel Act of 2002. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr5700
“H.R. 5700 — 107th Congress: Federal Employees, Uniformed Service and Foreign Service Members Humanitarian Travel Act of 2002.” www.GovTrack.us. 2002. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr5700>
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