To preserve the constitutional authority of Congress and ensure accountability and transparency in legislation.
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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
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H.R. 1831 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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