Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 18th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 31, 2007
Length: 2 pages
Jul 31, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 31, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 31, 2007
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 28, 2010
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5910 (111th).
H.R. 3259 (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.
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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