H.R. 2937 (104th): For the reimbursement of legal expenses and related fees incurred by former employees of the White House Travel Office with respect to the termination of their employment in that Office on May 19, 1993.


Feb 1, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 19, 1996 but was never passed by the Senate.


William Clinger Jr.

Representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 25, 1996
Length: 4 pages

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Summary (CRS)

3/19/1996--Passed House amended.Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to reimburse former employees of the White House Travel Office whose employment in that Office was terminated on May 19, 1993, for ... Read more >

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Feb 1, 1996

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Mar 12, 1996
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Mar 19, 1996
Passed House

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18 cosponsors (17R, 1D) (show)
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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and pass, as amended
Mar 19, 1996 5:56 p.m.
Passed 350/43
May 7, 1996 2:15 p.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 52/44
May 8, 1996 10:01 a.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 53/45

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S. 1561 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Feb 7, 1996

H.R. 2894 (Related)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 1996

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