S. 959 (102nd): Thomas Jefferson Commemoration Commission Act

A bill to establish a commission to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the birth of Thomas Jefferson.

Overview

Introduced:

Apr 25, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 17, 1992

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 17, 1992.

Law:

Pub.L. 102-343

Sponsor:

John Warner

Senator from Virginia

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 17, 1992

History

Apr 25, 1991
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 31, 1991
 
Reported by Committee

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Nov 15, 1991
 
Passed Senate

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.

Jul 28, 1992
 
Passed House

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 without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 30, 1992
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

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.

Aug 17, 1992
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 959 (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.

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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