Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 45th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 16, 2012
Length: 2 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on February 16, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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6 Cosponsors (5 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Feb 16, 2012
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H.R. 4059 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4059. 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 amend the Communications Act of 1934 to establish a position for a representative of Indian Tribes on the Joint Board overseeing the implementation of universal service, and for other purposes, H.R. 4059, 112th Cong. (2012).
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