H.R. 2039 (102nd): Legal Services Reauthorization Act of 1992


Apr 24, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 12, 1992 but was never passed by the Senate.


Barney Frank

Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district


See Instead:

S. 2870 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jul 1, 1992

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize appropriations for the Legal Services Corporation, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/12/1992--Passed House amended.Legal Services Reauthorization Act of 1992 - Amends the Legal Services Corporation Act to authorize appropriations for the Legal Services Corporation for FY 1992 through 1996.Amends the Federal ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 24, 1991

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 16, 1991
Reported by Committee

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

May 12, 1992
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2039”). 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

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

May 6, 1992 1:10 p.m.
Agreed to 410/3
May 6, 1992 1:39 p.m.
Agreed to 263/150
May 6, 1992 2:30 p.m.
Failed 170/251
May 6, 1992 4:57 p.m.
Agreed to 222/196
May 6, 1992 5:42 p.m.
Agreed to 410/2
May 6, 1992 6:42 p.m.
Failed 156/257
May 12, 1992 2:43 p.m.
Failed 188/216
May 12, 1992 3:34 p.m.
Agreed to 286/123
May 12, 1992 4:32 p.m.
Passed 253/154

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