Jul 22, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 22, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2010
Length: 7 pages
About the bill
To deem any adjournment of the House of Representatives which is in effect on the date of the regularly scheduled general election for Federal office held during a Congress to be adjournment sine die, and to amend title 31, United States Code, to provide for automatic continuing appropriations if a regular appropriation bill for a fiscal year does not become law before the date of the regularly scheduled general election for Federal office held during such fiscal year.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 339 (112th).
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5842 — 111th Congress: End the Lame Duck Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5842
“H.R. 5842 — 111th Congress: End the Lame Duck Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. September 29, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5842>
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