To prohibit the receipt of Federal funds by any institution of higher education with a football team that participates in the NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision, unless the national championship game of such Subdivision is the culmination of a playoff system.
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Jan 16, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 16, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 42nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 16, 2009
Length: 3 pages
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H.R. 599 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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