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May 19, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
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.
Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico At Large
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Last Updated: Apr 30, 2010
Length: 6 pages
To provide for a federally sanctioned self-determination process for the people of Puerto Rico.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Apr 29, 2010
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2499 — 111th Congress: Puerto Rico Democracy Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2499
“H.R. 2499 — 111th Congress: Puerto Rico Democracy Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. July 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2499>
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