Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 31, 2018
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on July 31, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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6 Cosponsors (4 Republicans, 2 Democrats)
Jul 31, 2018
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H.R. 6647 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6647. 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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To amend the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act to move the enforcement office to the Bureau of Indian Affairs, to increase the civil monetary penalties for failure to follow the processes established by that Act, and for other purposes, H.R. 6647, 115th Cong. (2018).
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