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H.R. 5336 (114th): Taxpayer-Funded Travel Transparency Act of 2016

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To require Members of the House of Representatives to post information on their official public websites on the costs of trips taken by Members for which expenses were paid by the Department of Defense, the Department of State, or other offices of the House of Representatives, to direct the Committee on House Administration of the House of Representatives to maintain an online clearinghouse on its official public website of all such information for all Members, and for other purposes.

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Renee Ellmers

Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 26, 2016
Length: 5 pages
May 26, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 26, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.



May 26, 2016

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H.R. 5336 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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