Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 16th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 22, 2011
Length: 2 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Failed House on Jun 24, 2011
This bill failed in the House on June 24, 2011.
Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.
What legislators are saying
Jun 22, 2011
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 24, 2011
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 328 (112th).
Jun 24, 2011
A vote on the bill failed in the House. The bill is now dead.
H.R. 2278 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2278. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To limit the use of funds appropriated to the Department of Defense for United States Armed Forces in support of North Atlantic Treaty Organization Operation Unified Protector with respect to Libya, unless otherwise specifically authorized by law, H.R. 2278, 112th Cong. (2011).
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