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Akshay, Himalaya, Christian District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2009 Section 1. Short Title This act may be cited as the District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2009 Section 2. Treatment of District of Columbia as Congressional District 1. The District of Columbia shall be considered a Congressional district for the purposes of representation in the House of Representatives, notwithstanding any other provision of law. 2. There shall be no representation provided in senate, it won’t be considered a state for purposes of representation in the United States senate. 3. There will be a permanent increase in the number of members of the House of Representatives, from 435 to 437 members. Those two additional members will come from Utah, and the District of Colombia. Section 3. NonSeverability of Provisions If any provision of this Act, or any amendment made by this Act, is declared or held invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions of this Act and any amendment made
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