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H.R. 2805 (115th): Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Business Travel Cards Act of 2017

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To permanently authorize the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Business Travel Card Program.

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Sponsor and status

Kathleen Rice

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 4th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Aug 8, 2017
Length: 10 pages
Introduced
Jun 7, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

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This bill was incorporated into:

S. 504: Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Business Travel Cards Act of 2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 2, 2017. (compare text)
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Reps. Rice, Donovan, Larsen & Reichert Lead Bipartisan Push to Reauthorize Expedited Business Travel Program for Pacific Rim Countries
    — Rep. Kathleen Rice [D-NY4] (Sponsor) on Jun 8, 2017

Reps. Larsen, Reichert, Rice & Donovan, Lead Bipartisan Push to Reauthorize Expedited Business Travel Program for Pacific Rim Countries
    — Rep. Rick Larsen [D-WA2] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 9, 2017

Rep. Zeldin Joins Bipartisan Working Group in Congress
    — Rep. Lee Zeldin [R-NY1] on Jan 31, 2017

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History

Jun 7, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jul 26, 2017
 
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Aug 8, 2017
 
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H.R. 2805 (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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