To provide for a review of efforts to reduce Federal agency travel expenses through the use of video conferencing and a plan to achieve additional reductions in such expenses through the use of video conferencing, to implement such plan through rescissions of appropriations, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 10, 2013
Length: 5 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on July 10, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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53 Cosponsors (28 Democrats, 25 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Fitzpatrick Talks National Debt with Newtown Students”
— Rep. Michael Fitzpatrick [R-PA8, 2011-2016] (Sponsor) on May 12, 2014
“Congresswoman Jenkins Unveils Bipartisan Legislative Package With No Labels' Problem Solvers”
— Rep. Lynn Jenkins [R-KS2, 2009-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 18, 2013
“congressman Bishop joins congressional problem solvers in unveiling bipartisan legislative package”
— Rep. Sanford Bishop [D-GA2] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 18, 2013
Jul 10, 2013
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Jun 17, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2810 (114th).
H.R. 2643 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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