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H.R. 1259 (114th): Helping Expand Lending Practices in Rural Communities Act

To provide for an application process for interested parties to apply for an area to be designated as a rural area, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Garland “Andy” Barr

Sponsor. Representative for Kentucky's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 14, 2015
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Mar 4, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 13, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.

History

Mar 4, 2015
 
Introduced

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Mar 25, 2015
 
Considered by House Committee on Financial Services

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Mar 26, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

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Apr 13, 2015
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Apr 13, 2015
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

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H.R. 1259 (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.

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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