H.R. 304: To amend title 49, United States Code, to change the membership of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority board of directors, and for other purposes.

Introduced:
Jan 15, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Frank Wolf
Representative for Virginia's 10th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jan 15, 2013
Length
5 pages
 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 15, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced Jan 15, 2013
Referred to Committee Jan 15, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed House ...
Passed Senate ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

9% chance of getting past committee.
3% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

 
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House Oversight and Government Reform

House Transportation and Infrastructure

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Library of Congress Summary

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1/15/2013--Introduced.
Revises membership requirements for and reduces to nine the number of members on the board of directors of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority. Makes corresponding reductions in the number of members appointed by the governors of Virginia and Maryland, the mayor of the District of Columbia, and the President.
Reduces from 10 to 5 the number of votes required to approve bond issues and the annual budget.
Makes conforming amendments to the District of Columbia Regional Airports Authority Act of 1985.
Limits members to one term.
Prescribes certain term limits for the first six members appointed by the governor of Virginia.

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