H.R. 2499 (111th): Puerto Rico Democracy Act of 2010

Introduced:

May 19, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 29, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Pedro Pierluisi

Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico At Large

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 30, 2010
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for a federally sanctioned self-determination process for the people of Puerto Rico.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

May 19, 2009
 
Introduced

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Jul 22, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

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Apr 29, 2010
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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Details

Cosponsors
181 cosponsors (123D, 58R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Apr 29, 2010 5:29 p.m.
Agreed to 223/179
Apr 29, 2010 5:38 p.m.
Failed 164/236
Apr 29, 2010 5:44 p.m.
Failed 13/386
Apr 29, 2010 5:51 p.m.
Agreed to 301/100
Apr 29, 2010 5:58 p.m.
Failed 11/387
Apr 29, 2010 6:11 p.m.
Failed 171/223
Apr 29, 2010 6:55 p.m.
Passed 223/169

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.Res. 1305 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Apr 29, 2010

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