Sponsor. Representative for California's 35th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 16, 2012
Length: 2 pages
May 16, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 16, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 16, 2012
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H.R. 5785 (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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