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Jun 28, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 1, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for New York's 19th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2010
Length: 2 pages
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