S. 3177 (102nd): A bill to amend title 13, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Commerce to notify the Senate and House of Representatives about changes in the methodology for producing numbers used in any Federal funding formula.


Aug 12, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 16, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Herbert “Herb” Kohl

Senator from Wisconsin


About the bill

Summary (CRS)
8/12/1992--Introduced.Requires the Secretary of Commerce to notify specified congressional committees of changes in the methodology used to develop any numbers used in a formula for distributing funds to States or ... Read more >
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H.R. 5866 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 12, 1992

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Aug 12, 1992
Reported by Committee
Sep 16, 1992


18 cosponsors (9R, 9D) (show)
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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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