H.R. 899 (111th): Ethical and Legal Elections for Congressional Transitions Act

Introduced:

Feb 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 4, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Aaron Schock

Representative for Illinois's 18th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 4, 2009
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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 title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 4, 2009
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
7 cosponsors (6R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

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