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H.R. 3243 (110th): Poverty Measurement Improvement Act

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To direct the Bureau of the Census to publish improved annual measures of family income for use in more accurately determining the extent of poverty in the United States and the anti-poverty effectiveness of means-tested benefit and tax programs, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Gerald “Jerry” Weller

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 11th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2007
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Jul 31, 2007
110th Congress (2007–2009)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 31, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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Jul 31, 2007
 
Introduced

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H.R. 3243 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3243. 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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