A bill to authorize appropriations to carry out the Federal Railroad Safety Act of 1970, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Nebraska. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 28, 1994
Length: 59 pages
May 18, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 23, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
H.R. 4545 (same title)
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House) — Oct 6, 1994
May 18, 1994
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Sep 23, 1994
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Oct 6, 1994
Alternative Bill — Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4545 (103rd), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 2132 (103rd).
S. 2132 (103rd) 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 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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