H.R. 22 (109th): Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act

To reform the postal laws of the United States.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 4, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on February 9, 2006 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.

Sponsor:

John McHugh

Representative for New York's 23rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2006
Length: 136 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 6407 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 20, 2006

History

Jan 4, 2005
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 13, 2005
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jul 26, 2005
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Feb 9, 2006
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

H.R. 22 (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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