To improve the efficiency of Federal research and development, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 10th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 20, 2015
Length: 4 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 19, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“House Passes Comstocks Bipartisan Legislation On Research”
— Rep. Barbara Comstock [R-VA10, 2015-2018] (Sponsor) on May 19, 2015
Feb 26, 2015
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Mar 4, 2015
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May 19, 2015
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
May 19, 2015
Reported by House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
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H.R. 1119 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1119. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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