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Aug 12, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
This bill was introduced on August 12, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 11th congressional district
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Last Updated: Aug 12, 1994
Length: 2 pages
Reported by Committee — Aug 18, 1994
To encourage serious negotiations between the major league baseball players and the owners of major league baseball in order to prevent a strike by the players or a lockout by the owners so that the fans will be able to enjoy the remainder of the baseball season, the playoffs, and the World Series.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4965”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4965 — 103rd Congress: Baseball Fans Protection Act of 1994. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr4965
“H.R. 4965 — 103rd Congress: Baseball Fans Protection Act of 1994.” www.GovTrack.us. 1994. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr4965>
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