To enhance the disclosure of information on official foreign travel of Members and employees of Congress, to impose additional restrictions on such travel, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 15th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 28, 2012
Length: 11 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
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Mar 28, 2012
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H.R. 4289 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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