Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 20, 2008
Length: 1 pages
Sep 10, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 19, 2008
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 19, 2008.
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Sep 10, 2008
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 27, 2008
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Nov 20, 2008
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Dec 19, 2008
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 6859 (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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“H.R. 6859 — 110th Congress: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1501 South Slappey ...” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. February 24, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6859>
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