To amend title 11 of the United States Code, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 14, 2002
Length: 463 pages
107th Congress (2001–2002)
This bill was introduced on November 14, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Nov 14, 2002
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H.R. 5744 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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