New Cosponsor — Dec 16, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. James “Jim” Moran [D-VA8, 1991-2014]
The bill now has 58 cosponsors (41 Democrats, 17 Republicans).
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Apr 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on April 2, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 19th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 2, 2009
Length: 4 pages
To require the Consumer Product Safety Commission to study drywall imported from China in 2004 through 2007, 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. 1977”). 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. 1977 — 111th Congress: Drywall Safety Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1977
“H.R. 1977 — 111th Congress: Drywall Safety Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1977>
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