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H.R. 5127 (100th): Long Island Sound Superfund Act of 1988

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A bill to direct the Administration of the Environmental Protection Agency to make grants to an interstate agency established by Connecticut and New York for the purpose of implementing the comprehensive conservation and management plan for the Long Island Sound.

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Aug 2, 1988
100th Congress (1987–1988)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 2, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Joseph DioGuardi

Representative for New York's 20th congressional district




Aug 2, 1988

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H.R. 5127 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5127. This is the one from the 100th Congress.

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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