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H.R. 791 (111th): First Responder Funding Modernization Act of 2009

To prohibit the Department of Homeland Security from limiting the amount of Urban Area Security Initiative or State Homeland Security Grant Program grant funds that may be used to pay salaries or overtime pay of law enforcement officials engaged in antiterrorism activities, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Anthony Weiner

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 9th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2009
Length: 2 pages

Feb 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 2, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Feb 2, 2009

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H.R. 791 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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