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H.R. 4481 (115th): To amend the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to prohibit the use of public funds to make payments of awards and settlements in connection with violations of such Act which are committed by employing offices of the House of Representatives and Senate, and for other purposes.

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Leonard Lance

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 29, 2017
Length: 4 pages
Nov 29, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 29, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.



Nov 29, 2017

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H.R. 4481 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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