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H.R. 1173 (110th): Vending Machine Safety Act of 2007

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To authorize the Consumer Product Safety Commission to issue a consumer product safety rule to prevent injuries to users of vending machines and entrapment by small children.

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Sponsor and status

Juanita Millender-McDonald

Sponsor. Representative for California's 37th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2007
Length: 3 pages
Feb 16, 2007
110th Congress (2007–2009)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 16, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.



Feb 16, 2007

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H.R. 1173 (110th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1173. This is the one from the 110th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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