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H.R. 5242 (103rd): To amend the Act commonly referred to as the “Johnson Act” to limit the authority of States to regulate gambling devices on vessels.

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Lynn Schenk

Sponsor. Representative for California's 49th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 7, 1994
Length: 2 pages

Oct 7, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 7, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Oct 7, 1994

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H.R. 5242 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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