H.R. 4272 (102nd): To establish the Congressional Office of Inspector General.


Feb 19, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 19, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas Ridge

Representative for Pennsylvania's 21st congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

2/19/1992--Introduced.Creates the Congressional Office of Inspector General (Office), independent of the executive departments and under the control and direction of the Speaker and minority leader of the House of Representatives. ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 19, 1992

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46 cosponsors (32R, 13D, 1I) (show)
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H.R. 1368 (103rd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 16, 1993

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