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H.R. 2548 (100th): Anti-Terrorism Act of 1987

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A bill to make unlawful the establishment or maintenance within the United States of an office of the Palestine Liberation Organization, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
May 28, 1987
100th Congress (1987–1988)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 28, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Sponsor

Walter “Wally” Herger

Representative for California's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Source

History

May 28, 1987
 
Introduced

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H.R. 2548 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2548. This is the one from the 100th Congress.

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

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