H.R. 2687 (110th): To amend title 39, United States Code, to prevent certain types of mail matter from being sent by a Member of the House of Representatives as part of a mass mailing.


Jun 12, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 12, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ray LaHood

Representative for Illinois's 18th congressional district



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6/12/2007--Introduced.Amends federal postal law to prohibit a Member of the House of Representatives from sending as part of a mass mailing:(1) the usual and customary congressional newsletter or press release ... Read more >

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Jun 12, 2007

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2687”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 3121 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 29, 2005

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