H.R. 2686 (100th): Appalachian Regional Development Act Amendments of 1987


Jun 15, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 6, 1987 but was never passed by the Senate.


Gus Savage

Representative for Illinois's 2nd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965 and the Appalachian Regional Development Act of 1965.

Summary (CRS)

8/6/1987--Passed House amended.(Measure passed House, amended (Inserted text of H.R. 3084), roll call #311 (330-89)) TitleI - National Development InvestmentPublic Works and Economic Development Act Amendments of 1987 - Amends ... Read more >

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Jun 15, 1987

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Jun 24, 1987
Reported by Committee

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Aug 6, 1987
Passed House

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

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2686”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


39 cosponsors (32D, 7R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3084 (Related)
Public Works and Economic Development Act Amendments of 1987

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 4, 1987

H.Res. 241 (rule)

Last Action: Aug 4, 1987

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