To improve communication from Federal agencies to individuals by requiring clear instructions, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 15, 2018
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on May 23, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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6 Cosponsors (5 Republicans, 1 Democrat)
Mar 15, 2018
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May 23, 2018
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Oct 30, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4929 (116th).
H.R. 5321 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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