H.R. 4876 (111th): Great Lakes Restoration Semipostal Stamp Act of 2010

Introduced:
Mar 18, 2010 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Kathleen Dahlkemper
Representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Mar 18, 2010
Length
4 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on March 18, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Mar 18, 2010
Referred to Committee Mar 18, 2010
 
Full Title

To provide for the issuance of a Great Lakes Restoration Semipostal Stamp.

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Cosponsors
15 cosponsors (12D, 3R) (show)
Committees

House Natural Resources

Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans and Insular Affairs

House Oversight and Government Reform

Federal Workforce, U.S. Postal Service, and the Census

House Transportation and Infrastructure

Water Resources and Environment

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3/18/2010--Introduced.
Great Lakes Restoration Semipostal Stamp Act of 2010 - Requires the United States Postal Service to issue and sell, at a premium, a Great Lakes Restoration Semipostal Stamp. Requires proceeds from the sale of such stamp to be transferred to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for the operations of the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative. Prohibits such proceeds from being taken into account in any decision relating to the level of appropriations or other federal funding to be furnished to the EPA or such Initiative. Requires the stamp to:
(1) be made available to the public for at least five years; and
(2) depict images of the five Great Lakes.

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