S. 993 (103rd): Federal Mandate Accountability and Reform Act of 1994

A bill to end the practice of imposing unfunded Federal mandates on States and local governments and to ensure that the Federal Government pays the costs incurred by those governments in complying with certain requirements under Federal statutes and regulations.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



May 20, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 16, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dirk Kempthorne

Senator from Idaho



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Last Updated: Aug 10, 1994
Length: 40 pages


May 20, 1993

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Jun 16, 1994
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S. 993 (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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