To amend title 17, United States Code, with respect to the definition of "widow" and "widower", and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Washington's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 9, 2015
Length: 2 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on January 9, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 18, 2014
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5617 (113th).
Jan 9, 2015
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H.R. 238 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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