About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to promote economic competitiveness in the United States, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
1/22/1987--Introduced.America's Living Standard Act of 1987 - TitleI - Establishment of an Office of Technology Assessment in Certain Foreign Nations to Catalogue, Abstract, Translate, and Report on Scientific and Technological ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Oct 16, 1986
Earlier Version —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5717 (99th).
Jan 22, 1987
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 717”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Related Bills
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H.R. 5717 (99th)
was a previous version of this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 16, 1986
Family Support Act of 1988
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 13, 1988
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 717 — 100th Congress: America’s Living Standard Act of 1987. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr717
“H.R. 717 — 100th Congress: America’s Living Standard Act of 1987.” www.GovTrack.us. 1987. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr717>
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