To protect consumers from deceptive practices with respect to online booking of hotel reservations, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Vermont At Large. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 24, 2019
Length: 8 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on July 24, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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26 Cosponsors (17 Democrats, 9 Republicans)
Jul 24, 2019
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H.R. 3956 (116th) 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. 3956. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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