H.R. 1 (104th): Congressional Accountability Act of 1995

Introduced:

Jan 4, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on January 12, 1995 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.

Sponsor:

Christopher Shays
Representative for Connecticut's 4th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 12, 1995
Length: 107 pages

See Instead:

S. 2 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Jan 23, 1995

About the bill

Full Title

To make certain laws applicable to the legislative branch of the Federal Government.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 4822 (103rd) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Aug 10, 1994

S. 2 (Included-In)
Congressional Accountability Act of 1995

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 23, 1995

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Jan 4, 1995
Passed House
Jan 5, 1995
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Passed Senate with Changes
Jan 12, 1995
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
176 cosponsors (142R, 33D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Jan 5, 1995 1:46 a.m.
Passed 429/0

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