New Cosponsor — Sep 9, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Matthew Cartwright [D-PA17]
The bill now has 3 cosponsors (3 Democrats).
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May 23, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on May 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maryland's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 23, 2013
Length: 5 pages
To amend the Defense Base Act to require the provision of insurance under that Act under a Government self-insurance program, and to require an implementation strategy for such self-insurance program.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5891 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2129”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2129 — 113th Congress: Defense Base Act Insurance Improvement Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2129
“H.R. 2129 — 113th Congress: Defense Base Act Insurance Improvement Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 14, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2129>
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