To change references in Federal law to mental retardation to references to an intellectual disability, and change references to a mentally retarded individual to references to an individual with an intellectual disability.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 13th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 27, 2010
Length: 9 pages
Jan 27, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 27, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 27, 2010
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H.R. 4544 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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