Feb 6, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on October 2, 1989 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.
Representative for Virginia's 1st congressional district
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Reported by Committee
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The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes
The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 838 (101st) 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.
This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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