To protect transportation personnel and passengers from sexual assault and harassment, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Oregon's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 17, 2018
Length: 13 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on May 17, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 17, 2018
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H.R. 5857 (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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