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Feb 9, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on February 9, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2012
Length: 4 pages
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.
2/9/2012--Introduced.Postmark Payment Act of 2012 - Deems any payment required to be made on or before a prescribed date that is delivered by the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) after such ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3909 (113th).
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4003 — 112th Congress: Postmark Payment Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4003
“H.R. 4003 — 112th Congress: Postmark Payment Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4003>
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