To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit former Members and elected officers of Congress from lobbying Congress at any time after leaving office.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 31, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Oct 31, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 31, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Oct 31, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 11, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1145.
H.R. 4187 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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