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S. 1622 (109th): A bill to establish a congressional commission to examine the Federal, State, and local response to the devastation wrought by Hurricane Katrina in the Gulf Region of the United States especially in the States of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and other areas impacted in the aftermath and make immediate corrective measures to improve such responses in the future.

Sponsor and status

Hillary Clinton

Sponsor. Senator for New York. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 7, 2005
Length: 17 pages
Introduced:

Sep 7, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 7, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

See Instead:

S. 1748 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Sep 22, 2005

History

Sep 7, 2005
 
Introduced

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S. 1622 (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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