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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Feb 9, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
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
Feb 9, 2012
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Jan 16, 2014
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3909 (113th).
H.R. 4003 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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