To authorize the Secretary of State to waive certain requirements with respect to eligibility for civil service positions relating to the departmental formulation and direction of foreign affairs and international relations, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 22, 2021
Length: 2 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
This bill was introduced on July 29, 2021, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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4 Cosponsors (3 Democrats, 1 Republican)
What legislators are saying
Jul 16, 2019
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3769 (116th).
Feb 22, 2021
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Jul 28, 2021
Considered by House Committee on Foreign Affairs
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Jul 29, 2021
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H.R. 1199 (117th) 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. 1199. This is the one from the 117th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 117th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2021 to Jan 3, 2023. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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