S. 3696 (112th): New Columbia Admission Act


Dec 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph Lieberman

Senator from Connecticut



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Last Updated: Dec 19, 2012
Length: 29 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the admission of the State of New Columbia into the Union.

Summary (CRS)

New Columbia Admission Act - Sets forth procedures for admission into the United States of the state of New Columbia. Requires the Mayor of the District of Columbia to:(1) submit ... Read more >

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Dec 19, 2012

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3696”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 265 (Related)
New Columbia Admission Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 12, 2011

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