To provide faster and smarter funding for first responders, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Apr 12, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 12, 2005 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for California's 48th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 12, 2005
Length: 60 pages
Earlier Version — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3266 (108th).
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Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 269 (109th).
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H.R. 1544 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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