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H.R. 1285 (102nd): Higher Education Technical Amendments of 1991

To resolve legal and technical issues relating to Federal postsecondary student assistance programs and to prevent undue burdens on participants in Operation Desert Storm, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 6, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 9, 1991

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 9, 1991.

Law:

Pub.L. 102-26

Sponsor:

William Ford

Representative for Michigan's 15th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 9, 1991

History

Mar 6, 1991
 
Introduced

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Mar 12, 1991
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Mar 19, 1991
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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.

Mar 21, 1991
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 9, 1991
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1285 (102nd) 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 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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