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H.R. 242 (100th): A bill to provide for the conveyance of certain public lands in Oconto and Marinette Counties, Wisconsin.

Sponsor and status

Jan 6, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 15, 1987

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 15, 1987.

Pub.L. 100-130

Toby Roth

Representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 15, 1987



Jan 6, 1987

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Mar 4, 1987
Ordered Reported

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

Mar 10, 1987
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Oct 1, 1987
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 15, 1987
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 242 (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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