To exempt commercial truck drivers from Canada or Mexico who are seeking to temporarily enter the United States for business through a land port of entry from any COVID-19 vaccination requirement.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 26th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 22, 2022
Length: 2 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
This bill was introduced on February 22, 2022, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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2 Cosponsors (2 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Vaccine Mandate Still Impacting Trucking and Seedlings from Being Delivered to Idaho Ag”
— Rep. Michael “Mike” Simpson [R-ID2] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 28, 2022
Feb 22, 2022
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H.R. 6809 (117th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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