New Cosponsor — Apr 12, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Bill Johnson [R-OH6]
The bill now has 8 cosponsors (7 Republicans, 1 Democrat).
Feb 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2013
Length: 3 pages
To amend title 5, United States Code, to reform the provisions of law commonly referred to as the "Hatch Act".
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 26, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 659 — 113th Congress: State and Local Law Enforcement Hatch Act Reform Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr659
“H.R. 659 — 113th Congress: State and Local Law Enforcement Hatch Act Reform Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. September 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr659>
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