Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
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.
Senator from Connecticut
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Last Updated: Feb 26, 2009
Length: 32 pages
About the bill
A bill to provide the District of Columbia a voting seat and the State of Utah an additional seat in the House of Representatives.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Failed Cloture in the Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1257 (110th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 160 — 111th Congress: District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s160
“S. 160 — 111th Congress: District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. August 30, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s160>
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