New Cosponsor — Jul 31, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Bob Goodlatte [R-VA6]
The bill now has 17 cosponsors (17 Republicans).
Apr 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for South Carolina's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 18, 2013
Length: 6 pages
To repeal the authority to conduct certain censuses, and for other purposes.
4/18/2013--Introduced.Census Reform Act of 2013 - Repeals various census programs of the Department of Commerce, including: (1) the collection and publication of agricultural statistics; (2) the census of manufactures, mineral ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1638 — 113th Congress: Census Reform Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1638
“H.R. 1638 — 113th Congress: Census Reform Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1638>
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