To require States to hold special elections in the event of a vacancy in the office of a Senator representing the State, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Feb 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 4, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 18th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 4, 2009
Length: 5 pages
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H.R. 899 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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