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H.R. 947: RURAL Act

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To amend title 23, United States Code, to modify certain requirements of the railway-highway crossings program, and for other purposes.

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Greg Pence

Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 8, 2021
Length: 2 pages
Feb 8, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Introduced on Feb 8, 2021

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3 Cosponsors (2 Democrats, 1 Republican)

2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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Expresiones de Jenniffer Gonzlez sobre decisin de aplicabilidad del SSI a Puerto Rico
    — Commish. Jenniffer González-Colón [R-PR] on Apr 21, 2022

Congresswoman Jenniffer Gonzlez Colns statement on SCOTUS decision to exclude Americans in Puerto Rico from the SSI program
    — Commish. Jenniffer González-Colón [R-PR] on Apr 21, 2022

Aprobada en la Cmara federal medida que incluye propuesta de Jenniffer Gonzlez de extender el Seguro Social Suplementario
    — Commish. Jenniffer González-Colón [R-PR] on Nov 19, 2021

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Feb 8, 2021

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