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H.Res. 609: Expressing support to designate the week of September 22 through September 28, 2019, Rail Safety Week in the United States, and to support the goals and ideals of Rail Safety Week to reduce rail-related accidents, fatalities, and injuries.

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Frederica Wilson

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 24th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2019
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Sep 27, 2019
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Introduced on Sep 27, 2019

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on September 27, 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 27, 2019
 
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H.Res. 609 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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