S. 1757 (104th): Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act Amendments of 1996


May 14, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 6, 1996

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 6, 1996.


Pub.L. 104-183


William “Bill” Frist

Senator from Tennessee



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Last Updated: Jul 30, 1996
Length: 2 pages

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Full Title

A bill to amend the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act to extend the Act, and for other purposes.

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May 14, 1996

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Jul 12, 1996
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 30, 1996
Passed House

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 without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 6, 1996
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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4 cosponsors (2R, 2D) (show)
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H.R. 3867 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 30, 1996

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