To reauthorize the National Integrated Drought Information System.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 21, 2012
Length: 5 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on September 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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2 Cosponsors (1 Republican, 1 Democrat)
Sep 21, 2012
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Mar 6, 2014
Reintroduced Bill — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2431 (113th).
H.R. 6489 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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