New Cosponsor — Jul 30, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Steven Rothman [D-NJ9, 1997-2012]
The bill now has 17 cosponsors (15 Democrats, 2 Republicans).
Mar 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on March 12, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maryland's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2009
Length: 38 pages
To amend chapter 23 of title 5, United States Code, relating to disclosures of information protected from prohibited personnel practices, and for other purposes.
3/12/2009--Introduced.Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2009 - Amends federal personnel law relating to whistleblower protections to expand the concept of protected disclosure to include lawful disclosures without restriction to time, ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1507”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1507 — 111th Congress: Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1507
“H.R. 1507 — 111th Congress: Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1507>
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