Sep 18, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 18, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 18, 2008
Length: 18 pages
About the bill
To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for an improved method to measure poverty so as to enable a better assessment of the effects of programs under the Social Security Act, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2909 (111th).
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 6941 — 110th Congress: Measuring American Poverty Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6941
“H.R. 6941 — 110th Congress: Measuring American Poverty Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. August 26, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6941>
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