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H.R. 3960 (100th): Charles Pinckney National Historic Site Act

A bill to authorize the establishment of the Charles Pinckney National Historic Site in the State of South Carolina, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Feb 17, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 8, 1988

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 8, 1988.

Pub.L. 100-421

Arthur Ravenel Jr.

Representative for South Carolina's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 8, 1988



Feb 17, 1988

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Jun 8, 1988
Ordered Reported

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Jun 20, 1988
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 10, 1988
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.

Sep 8, 1988
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3960 (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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