Bill Text — Apr 19, 2012
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Sep 21, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from Washington
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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2011
Length: 364 pages
An original bill making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1596”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Last Action: Apr 19, 2012
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 18, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1596 — 112th Congress: Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1596
“S. 1596 — 112th Congress: Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1596>
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