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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Sep 18, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
This bill was introduced on September 18, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Georgia's 7th congressional district
9/18/1992--Introduced.Prohibits the expenditure of Federal funds to construct, erect, or modify highway signs using metric system measurements unless the Congress specifically authorizes such expenditure. Makes such prohibition inapplicable with respect ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 502 (103rd).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5976”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5976 — 102nd Congress: To prohibit the expenditure of Federal funds on metric system highway signing.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr5976
“H.R. 5976 — 102nd Congress: To prohibit the expenditure of Federal funds on metric system highway signing..” www.GovTrack.us. 1992. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr5976>
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