H.R. 157 (111th): District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2009
Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 25, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Delegate for District of Columbia At Large
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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2009
Length: 8 pages
- See Instead:
S. 160 (same title)
Passed Senate — Feb 26, 2009
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- Full Title
To provide for the treatment of the District of Columbia as a Congressional district for purposes of representation in the House of Representatives, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 13, 2007
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 12, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 157 — 111th Congress: District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr157
“H.R. 157 — 111th Congress: District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. March 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr157>
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