Jan 23, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 13, 2017
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 13, 2017.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 28, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Earlier Version — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5317 (114th).
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The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 609 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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