H.R. 4687 (100th): A bill to establish a trust fund using civil penalties collected under the Occupational Health and Safety Act of 1970 to compensate victims of the collapse of the L’Ambiance Plaza in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

Introduced:

May 25, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 25, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Christopher Shays
Representative for Connecticut's 4th congressional district
Republican

See Instead:

S. 2086 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jun 22, 1988

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
5/25/1988--Introduced.Establishes a trust fund using civil penalties collected under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to compensate victims of the collapse of the L'Ambiance Plaza in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

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S. 2086 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 22, 1988

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History

Introduced
May 25, 1988

Details

Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (3D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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