Sponsor and status
102nd Congress (1991–1992)
This bill was introduced on September 15, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for Arizona's 1st congressional district
Sep 15, 1992
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H.R. 5947 (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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5947. This is the one from the 102nd Congress.
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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Amending the Metric Conversion Act of 1975 to prohibit the expenditure of Federal funds for highway signs expressed solely in metric system measurements, H.R. 5947, 102nd Cong. (1992).
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