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Feb 28, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
This bill was introduced on February 28, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 19th congressional district
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 486 (101st), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 1143 (101st).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1143”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Last Action: Nov 15, 1989
Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Oct 26, 1990
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