S. 160 (111th): District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2009

Introduced:

Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on February 26, 2009 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Joseph Lieberman

Senator from Connecticut

Independent

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 26, 2009
Length: 32 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide the District of Columbia a voting seat and the State of Utah an additional seat in the House of Representatives.

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History

Jan 6, 2009
 
Introduced

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Feb 11, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

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Feb 26, 2009
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

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