Jun 18, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on September 30, 1987 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.
Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district
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Passed House (Senate next)
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Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)
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H.R. 2712 (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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