New Cosponsor — Nov 17, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. Alan Grayson [D-FL9]
The bill now has 71 cosponsors (71 Democrats).
Feb 3, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on February 3, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 3, 2009
Length: 32 pages
To establish a Department of Peace.
2/3/2009--Introduced.Department of Peace Act - Establishes a Department of Peace, which shall be headed by a Secretary of Peace (Secretary).Sets forth the mission of the Department, including: (1) cultivation of ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 808 — 111th Congress: Department of Peace Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr808
“H.R. 808 — 111th Congress: Department of Peace Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr808>
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