H.R. 1831 (113th): Read the Bills Act
May 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 11th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 6, 2013
Length: 9 pages
- See Instead:
S. 1665 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Nov 7, 2013
About the bill
- Full Title
To preserve the constitutional authority of Congress and ensure accountability and transparency in legislation.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 7, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1831 — 113th Congress: Read the Bills Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1831
“H.R. 1831 — 113th Congress: Read the Bills Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. March 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1831>
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