New Cosponsors — Jul 26, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Bob Filner [D-CA51, 2003-2012]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Eddie Johnson [D-TX30]
The bill now has 2 cosponsors (2 Democrats).
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Jul 1, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on July 1, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 1, 2010
Length: 5 pages
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5698”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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