H.R. 1504 (111th): To require that, in the questionnaires used in the taking of any decennial census of population, a checkbox or other similar option be included so that respondents may indicate Dominican extraction or descent.

Introduced:

Mar 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 12, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Charles “Charlie” Rangel

Representative for New York's 15th congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2009
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Mar 12, 2009
 
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