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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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Maryland's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 24, 2002
Length: 5 pages
Oct 24, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 24, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Oct 24, 2002
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H.R. 5700 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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