H.R. 5947 (102nd): Amending the Metric Conversion Act of 1975 to prohibit the expenditure of Federal funds for highway signs expressed solely in metric system measurements.

Introduced:

Sep 15, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 15, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Rhodes III

Representative for Arizona's 1st congressional district

Republican

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
9/15/1992--Introduced.Amends the Metric Conversion Act of 1975 to prohibit the Federal Highway Administration from expending Federal funds for highway signs expressed solely in metric system measurements. Read more >
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History

Introduced
Sep 15, 1992

Details

Cosponsors
14 cosponsors (9R, 5D) (show)
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Votes

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