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Sponsor. Representative for New York's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 10, 2016
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114th Congress (2015–2017)
Enacted — Signed by the President on May 20, 2016
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 20, 2016.
What legislators are saying
“Chairman Royce Stands Up for Eliminating the Term \"Orientals\" from Federal Law”
— Rep. Edward “Ed” Royce [R-CA39, 2013-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 29, 2016
H.R. 4238 (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. 4238. 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 the Department of Energy Organization Act and the Local Public Works Capital Development and Investment Act of 1976 to modernize terms relating to minorities, Pub. L. No. 114-157, H.R. 4238, 114th Cong. (2016).
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