Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 19th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 8, 2006
Length: 1 pages
Mar 14, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 20, 2006
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 20, 2006.
Mar 14, 2005
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Dec 19, 2005
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Mar 3, 2006
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Mar 20, 2006
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 1287 (109th) 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.
This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Designating the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 312 East North Avenue in Flora, Illinois, as the “Robert T. Ferguson Post Office Building.”, Pub. L. No. 109-184, H.R. 1287, 109th Cong. (2006).
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