Sponsor and status
102nd Congress (1991–1992)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 2, 1991
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 2, 1991.
Senator for Delaware
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Last Updated: Dec 2, 1991
1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)
Jul 26, 1991
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Jul 29, 1991
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Nov 18, 1991
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.
Dec 2, 1991
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
S. 1568 (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 S. 1568. 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 passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A bill to amend the Act incorporating the American Legion so as to redefine eligibility for membership therein, Pub. L. No. 102-179, S. 1568, 102nd Cong. (1991).
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