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Bill Introductions Involving Florida Newsletter for Sunday June 07, 2020 ( 3 items )  

Rep. Gabbard Introduces Bill on Reported Cases of Burn Pit Exposure
WASHINGTON, June 3 -- Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, has introduced legislation (H.R. 7072) to "direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to notify Congress regularly of reported cases of burn pit exposure." The bill was introduced on June 1 and was co-sponsored by Rep. Brian J. Mast, R-Fla. It was referred to the House Veterans' Affairs Committee. For more information, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, 1433 Longworth House Office Building, Washington, DC 20515; 202/225-4906; or in district office at 300 Ala   more

Rep. Wilson Introduces Bill to Amend Help America Vote Act of 2002
WASHINGTON, June 6 -- Rep. Frederica S. Wilson, D-Fla., has introduced legislation (H.R. 7118) to amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 "to require States to conduct elections for Federal office held in 2020 solely through the use of mail-in absentee ballots." The bill was introduced on June 4 and was co-sponsored by Reps. David N. Cicilline, D-R.I., and Mark Takano, D-Calif. It was referred to the House Administration Committee. For more information, Rep. Frederica S. Wilson, 2445 Rayburn H  more

Sen. Rubio Introduces Bill to Provide Bonus Depreciation for Space Launch Expenditures
WASHINGTON, June 5 -- Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., has introduced legislation (S. 3875) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 "to provide bonus depreciation for certain space launch expenditures." The bill was introduced on June 3 and was co-sponsored by Sens. Rick Scott, R-Fla., Ted Cruz, R-Texas, Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif. It was referred to the Senate Finance Committee. For more information, Sen. Marco Rubio, 284 Russell Senate Office Building, Washington, DC, 2  more