About the bill
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Oregon's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 5, 2020
Length: 4 pages
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Lynch speaks on the House floor in support of H.R. 2382, the USPS Fairness Act”
— Rep. Stephen Lynch [D-MA8] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 5, 2020
What stakeholders are saying
H.R. 2382 is 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. 2382. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
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GovTrack.us. (2020). H.R. 2382 — 116th Congress: USPS Fairness Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hr2382
“H.R. 2382 — 116th Congress: USPS Fairness Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2019. June 2, 2020 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hr2382>
USPS Fairness Act, H.R. 2382, 116th Cong. (2019).
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