H.R. 3136 (104th): Contract with America Advancement Act of 1996

To provide for enactment of the Senior Citizens' Right to Work Act of 1996, the Line Item Veto Act, and the Small Business Growth and Fairness Act of 1996, and to provide for a permanent increase in the public debt limit.



Mar 21, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 29, 1996

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 29, 1996.


Pub.L. 104-121


Bill Archer

Representative for Texas's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 28, 1996
Length: 29 pages


Mar 21, 1996

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Mar 28, 1996
Passed House

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Mar 28, 1996
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 29, 1996
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3136 (104th) 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 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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