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H.R. 5 (104th): Unfunded Mandate Reform Act of 1995

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To curb the practice of imposing unfunded Federal mandates on States and local governments, to ensure that the Federal Government pays the costs incurred by those governments in complying with certain requirements under Federal statutes and regulations, and to provide information on the cost of Federal mandates on the private sector, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

William Clinger Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 1, 1995
Length: 50 pages
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 was passed by the House on February 1, 1995 but was never passed by the Senate.

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Jan 4, 1995
 
Introduced

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Jan 10, 1995
 
Ordered Reported

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Feb 1, 1995
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 5 (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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