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H.R. 292 (113th): New Columbia Admission Act

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To provide for the admission of the State of New Columbia into the Union.

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Sponsor and status

Eleanor Norton

Sponsor. Representative for the District of Columbia. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2013
Length: 29 pages
Introduced
Jan 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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What legislators are saying

Following Last Weekends D.C. Statehood Strategy Summit, Norton to Speak on D.C. Statehood at Progressive Roundtable on Capitol Hill, Tomorrow
    — Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0] (Sponsor) on Nov 18, 2014

Supporting statehood for Americans who pay taxes
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP0] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 12, 2014

Norton to Give Opening Remarks at First D.C. Statehood Gathering Since Historic Senate Hearing, Saturday
    — Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0] (Sponsor) on Nov 14, 2014

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History

Jan 15, 2013
 
Introduced

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H.R. 292 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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