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H.R. 7106 (115th): AMERICA Act

To amend title 13, United States Code, to provide that the penalty for refusing or neglecting to answer a decennial census question shall apply only to the extent necessary to allow the Government to obtain the information needed for its enumeration of the population, as required by the Constitution of the United States, as well as the enumeration of its citizen and noncitizen populations, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Duncan Hunter

Sponsor. Representative for California's 50th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Oct 30, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Oct 30, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 30, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Oct 30, 2018
 
Introduced

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H.R. 7106 (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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