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.
Representative for Texas's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 28, 1996
Length: 29 pages
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The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
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Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 391 (104th).
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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