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H.R. 6231 (115th): Care Packages for Our Heroes Act of 2018

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To amend title 39 of the United States Code to direct the Postal Regulatory Commission to promulgate regulations to establish rates of postage for packages shipped by priority mail from the United States to a foreign Army Post Office, Fleet Post Office, or Diplomatic Post Office.

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Sponsor and status

Tom MacArthur

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Jun 26, 2018
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 26, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Cosponsors

4 Cosponsors (3 Democrats, 1 Republican)

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History

Jun 26, 2018
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 6231 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6231. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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