New Cosponsor — Jun 11, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. Alan Grayson [D-FL9]
The bill now has 4 cosponsors (4 Democrats).
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May 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on May 5, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 5, 2009
Length: 8 pages
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to eliminate the waiting periods for people with disabilities for entitlement to disability benefits and Medicare, 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. 2263”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2263 — 111th Congress: Disability Equity Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2263
“H.R. 2263 — 111th Congress: Disability Equity Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2263>
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