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S. 2166 (104th): Local Empowerment and Flexibility Pilot Act of 1996

A bill to increase the overall economy and efficiency of Government operations and enable more efficient use of Federal funding, by enabling state, local, and tribal governments and private, nonprofit organizations to use amounts available under certain Federal assistance programs in accordance with approved flexibility plans.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Mark Hatfield

Sponsor. Senator for Oregon. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 30, 1996
Length: 37 pages

Sep 30, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 30, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sep 30, 1996

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

S. 2166 (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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