H.R. 4771 (103rd): Federal Mandate Accountability and Reform Act of 1994

To strengthen the partnership between the Federal Government and State, local, and tribal governments, to end the imposition, in the absence of full consideration by Congress, of Federal mandates on State, local, and tribal governments without adequate funding, in a manner that may displace other essential governmental priorities, to better assess both costs and benefits of Federal legislation and regulations on State, local, and tribal governments, and for other purposes.

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Jul 14, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 14, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Edolphus “Ed” Towns

Representative for New York's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 14, 1994
Length: 27 pages


Jul 14, 1994

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