To amend chapter 2 of title I of the United States Code to establish the style for amending laws.
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Jul 13, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 13, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2016
Length: 2 pages
Feb 15, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 760 (113th).
Jul 13, 2016
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H.R. 5759 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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