H.R. 4003 (112th): Postmark Payment Act of 2012

Introduced:

Feb 9, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 9, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Steve Cohen

Representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 39, United States Code, to provide that the payment of a bill, invoice, or statement of account due, if made by mail, shall be considered to have been made on the date as of which the envelope which is used to transmit such payment is postmarked.

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H.R. 3909 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 16, 2014

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History

Introduced
Feb 9, 2012

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8 cosponsors (7D, 1R) (show)
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