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H.R. 4445: District of Columbia Home Rule Improvement Act

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To amend the District of Columbia Home Rule Act to provide for a uniform 60-day period for Congress to review laws of the District of Columbia before such laws may take effect, to permit Congress to use the authorities and procedures available under such Act for the consideration and enactment of resolutions of disapproval of laws of the District of Columbia to disapprove specific provisions of such laws, to clarify the expedited procedures available under such Act for the consideration of such resolutions of disapproval, and for other purposes.

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Paul Gosar

Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 4th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 20, 2019
Length: 12 pages
Sep 20, 2019

Introduced on Sep 20, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on September 20, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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Sep 20, 2019

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H.R. 4445 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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