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H.R. 1096 (115th): Judgment Fund Transparency Act of 2017

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To amend title 31, United States Code, to provide for transparency of payments made from the Judgment Fund.

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Sponsor and status

Chris Stewart

Sponsor. Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Oct 16, 2017
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Feb 15, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 28, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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Feb 15, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jun 28, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 16, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on the Judiciary

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H.R. 1096 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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