To amend title 18, United States Code, to expand and modernize the prohibition against interstate gambling, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 22, 2006
Length: 20 pages
Feb 16, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 25, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 16, 2006
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May 25, 2006
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H.R. 4777 (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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