H.R. 2237 (110th): To provide for the redeployment of United States Armed Forces and defense contractors from Iraq.


May 9, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Failed House on May 10, 2007

This bill failed in the House on May 10, 2007.


James “Jim” McGovern

Representative for Massachusetts's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 9, 2007
Length: 5 pages

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Summary (CRS)

5/9/2007--Introduced.Requires the Secretary of Defense: (1) within 90 days after the enactment of this Act, to commence the redeployment of units and members of the Armed Forces (U.S. forces) deployed ... Read more >

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May 9, 2007

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May 10, 2007
Failed House

A vote on the bill failed in the House. The bill is now dead.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2237”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
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May 10, 2007 5:39 p.m.
Failed 171/255

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H.R. 2451 (Related)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 23, 2007

H.Res. 387 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
May 10, 2007

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