Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 27, 2015
Length: 2 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on February 27, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
6 Cosponsors (5 Democrats, 1 Republican)
What legislators are saying
“House Passed Bills I Introduced That Senate Should Pass Before End of Year”
— Rep. Lee Zeldin [R-NY1] (Sponsor) on Oct 31, 2016
“Senate Must Act Now on Plum Island and Approve My Other House Passed Proposals”
— Rep. Lee Zeldin [R-NY1] (Sponsor) on Jul 11, 2016
Feb 27, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 16, 2015
Considered by Economic Opportunity
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Feb 1, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 815 (115th).
H.R. 1187 (114th) 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1187. 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 passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To amend title 38, United States Code, to adjust certain limits on the guaranteed amount of a home loan under the home loan program of the Department of Veterans Affairs, H.R. 1187, 114th Cong. (2015).
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