Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico. Popular Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 6, 2004
Length: 3 pages
108th Congress (2003–2004)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 5, 2004 but was never passed by the Senate.
Sep 9, 2004
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Sep 23, 2004
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Oct 5, 2004
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 5042 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5042. This is the one from the 108th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To amend the Department of Agriculture Organic Act of 1944 to ensure that the dependents of employees of the Forest Service stationed in Puerto Rico receive a high-quality elementary and secondary education, H.R. 5042, 108th Cong. (2004).
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