H.R. 2705 (108th): Providing Our Support to Troops Act of 2003

Introduced:

Jul 10, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 10, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Kenneth “Ken” Lucas

Representative for Kentucky's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2003
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 39, United States Code, to provide for free mailing privileges for personal correspondence and certain parcels sent from within the United States to members of the Armed Forces serving on active duty abroad who are engaged in military operations involving armed conflict against a hostile foreign force, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jul 10, 2003
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
62 cosponsors (51D, 11R) (show)
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Votes

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Related Bills

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S. 1707 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 2, 2003

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