H.R. 808 (111th): Department of Peace Act


Feb 3, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 3, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dennis Kucinich

Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 3, 2009
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About the bill

Full Title

To establish a Department of Peace.

Summary (CRS)

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 >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 3, 2009

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. 808”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


71 cosponsors (71D) (show)

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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