About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to establish a clear and comprehensive prohibition of discrimination on the basis of handicap.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Apr 29, 1988
This is the first step in the legislative process.
May 22, 1990
Reintroduced Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2273 (101st).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4498”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
124 cosponsors (108D, 16R)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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H.R. 2273 (101st)
was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Last Action: May 22, 1990
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 28, 1988
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4498 — 100th Congress: Americans with Disabilities Act of 1988. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr4498
“H.R. 4498 — 100th Congress: Americans with Disabilities Act of 1988.” www.GovTrack.us. 1988. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr4498>
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