To amend title 18, United States Code, to strengthen enforcement of spousal court-ordered property distributions, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 20th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 25, 2006
Length: 2 pages
Apr 25, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 25, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 25, 2006
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H.R. 5188 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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