H.R. 2740 (110th): MEJA Expansion and Enforcement Act of 2007


Jun 15, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 4, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.


David Price

Representative for North Carolina's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 5, 2007
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require accountability for contractors and contract personnel under Federal contracts, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

MEJA Expansion and Enforcement Act of 2007 - Provides that persons who, while employed under a federal agency contract in, or in close proximity to, an area where the Armed ... Read more >

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Jun 15, 2007

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Aug 2, 2007
Reported by Committee

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Oct 4, 2007
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2740”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


15 cosponsors (15D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Oct 4, 2007 11:50 a.m.
Passed 389/30

Related Bills

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S. 2147 (Related)
Security Contractor Accountability Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 4, 2007

H.Res. 702 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Oct 3, 2007

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