H.R. 5237 (102nd): Rural Electrification Administration Improvement Act of 1992


May 21, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 21, 1992

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 21, 1992.


Pub.L. 102-428


Glenn English Jr.

Representative for Oklahoma's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 21, 1992

About the bill

Full Title

An act to amend the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 to improve the provision of electric and telephone service in rural areas, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Rural Electrification Administration Improvement Act of 1992 - Amends the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 to revise discounted loan prepayment provisions to permit prepayment or sale of a loan that ... Read more >


May 21, 1992

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Jun 25, 1992
Reported by Committee

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Aug 5, 1992
Passed House

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

Oct 5, 1992
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.

Oct 6, 1992
House Agreed to Changes

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.

Oct 21, 1992
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5237”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


50 cosponsors (30D, 20R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and PASS, AS AMENDED
Aug 5, 1992 5:13 p.m.
Passed 359/60

Related Bills

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S. 1709 (Related)
Farm Credit Banks and Associations Safety and Soundness Act of 1992

Passed House & Senate
Last Action: Oct 7, 1992

H.R. 5238 (Related)
Revitalization of Health and Education in Rural America Act of 1992

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 21, 1992

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