New Cosponsor — Jul 30, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Steven Rothman [D-NJ9, 1997-2012]
The bill now has 17 cosponsors (15 Democrats, 2 Republicans).
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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.
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. (2016). 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. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1507>
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