To allow a period in which members of the clergy may revoke their exemption from Social Security coverage, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 23rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 13, 2020
Length: 3 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on February 13, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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11 Cosponsors (10 Republicans, 1 Democrat)
Feb 13, 2020
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H.R. 5904 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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