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Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
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
Passed Senate — Feb 26, 2009
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.
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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. July 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr157>
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