New Cosponsor — Jul 24, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Jim Costa [D-CA16]
The bill now has 28 cosponsors (19 Republicans, 9 Democrats).
Feb 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 15, 2013
Length: 2 pages
To amend chapter 2 of title I of the United States Code to establish the style for amending laws.
2/15/2013--Introduced.Readable Legislation Act of 2013 - Prohibits an Act of Congress from being revised or amended by mere reference to it.Requires every bill or joint resolution that amends an existing ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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. 760”). 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. (2015). H.R. 760 — 113th Congress: Readable Legislation Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr760
“H.R. 760 — 113th Congress: Readable Legislation Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr760>
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