H.R. 2189 (111th): Government Charge Card Abuse Prevention Act of 2009


Apr 30, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 30, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joe Wilson

Representative for South Carolina's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 30, 2009
Length: 18 pages

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S. 942 (same title)
Passed Senate — Oct 7, 2009

About the bill

Full Title

To prevent abuse of Government charge cards.

Summary (CRS)

4/30/2009--Introduced.Government Charge Card Abuse Prevention Act of 2009 - Requires each executive agency, except for the Department of Defense (DOD), to establish and maintain specified safeguards and internal controls for ... Read more >

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Apr 30, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2189”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


21 cosponsors (17R, 4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 942 (identical)

Passed Senate
Last Action: Oct 7, 2009

H.R. 216 (Related)
Government Credit Card Abuse Prevention Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 6, 2009

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