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3/24/2015 (public broadcasting, federal personnel,medical marijuana ): Representative Don Young - Cosponsored Legislation

From my Congress.gov:

There has been activity on bills associated with Representative Don Young.

Bills cosponsored:

  • H.R. 1546 – To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to provide eligibility for public broadcasting facilities to receive certain disaster assistance, and for other purposes.
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