New Cosponsor — Jul 1, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen [R-FL27]
The bill now has 2 cosponsors (2 Republicans).
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Jun 24, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on June 24, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2010
Length: 13 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for distributions from retirement plans for losses as a result of the explosion on and sinking of the mobile offshore drilling unit Deepwater Horizon, the discharge of oil in the Gulf of Mexico caused by such explosion and sinking, or the effects of such discharge on the economy in the areas affected by such discharge.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5602 — 111th Congress: Gulf Coast Access to Savings Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5602
“H.R. 5602 — 111th Congress: Gulf Coast Access to Savings Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5602>
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