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H.R. 1701: EGO Act

To prohibit the use of Federal funds for the costs of painting portraits of officers and employees of the Federal Government.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Matthew Cartwright

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 23, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Mar 23, 2017

Status:

Ordered Reported on Sep 13, 2017

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on September 13, 2017.

History

Mar 23, 2017
 
Introduced

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Sep 13, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Pending
 
Passed House (Senate next)

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1701 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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