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H.R. 5620 (102nd): Dire Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 1992, Including Disaster Assistance to Meet the Present Emergencies Arising from the Consequences of Hurricane Andrew, Typhoon Omar, Hurricane Iniki and Other Natural Disasters, and Additional Assistance to Distressed Communities

Making supplemental appropriations, transfers, and rescissions for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1992, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Jul 21, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 23, 1992

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 23, 1992.

Pub.L. 102-368

Jamie Whitten

Representative for Mississippi's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 23, 1992



Jul 21, 1992

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Jul 21, 1992
Ordered Reported

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Jul 28, 1992
Passed House (Senate next)

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Sep 15, 1992
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

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Sep 18, 1992
Senate 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.

Sep 23, 1992
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 5620 (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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