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S. 2 (104th): Congressional Accountability Act of 1995

A bill to make certain laws applicable to the legislative branch of the Federal Government.

Sponsor and status

Charles “Chuck” Grassley

Sponsor. Senator for Iowa. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 17, 1995
Length: 42 pages
Introduced
Jan 4, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 23, 1995

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 23, 1995.

Law
Pub.L. 104-1
Source

History

Jan 4, 1995
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jan 4, 1995
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jan 11, 1995
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

Jan 17, 1995
 
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.

Jan 23, 1995
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 2 (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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