S. 578 (103rd): Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993

Introduced:

Mar 11, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Status:
Enacted as H.R. 1308 (companion bill)
Sponsor:

Edward “Ted” Kennedy

Senator from Massachusetts

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 27, 1993
Length: 7 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 1308 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Nov 16, 1993

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Full Title

A bill to protect the free exercise of religion.

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History

Mar 11, 1993
 
Introduced

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May 6, 1993
 
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