H.R. 1451 (100th): Older Americans Act Amendments of 1987

A bill to amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to authorize appropriations for the fiscal years 1988, 1989, 1990, and 1991, and for other purposes.



Mar 5, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 29, 1987

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 29, 1987.


Pub.L. 100-175


Dale Kildee

Representative for Michigan's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 29, 1987


Mar 5, 1987

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 12, 1987
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

May 28, 1987
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Aug 6, 1987
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Nov 12, 1987
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The Senate approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The House must also approve the conference report.

Nov 29, 1987
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Nov 29, 1987
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

H.R. 1451 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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