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Feb 16, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on February 16, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Oregon's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2007
Length: 21 pages
To abolish the Committee on Standards of Official Conduct in the House of Representatives, establish an Independent Ethics Commission, and provide for the transfer of the duties and functions of the committee to the Commission.
2/16/2007--Introduced.Ethics Reform Act of 2007 - Amends Rule X (Organization of Committees) of the Rules of the House to abolish the Committee on Standards of Official Conduct.Establishes within the legislative ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4948 (109th).
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 14, 2006
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 4, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1136 — 110th Congress: Ethics Reform Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1136
“H.R. 1136 — 110th Congress: Ethics Reform Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1136>
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