H.R. 3096 (105th): To correct a provision relating to termination of benefits for convicted persons.


Jan 27, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 9, 1998

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 9, 1998.


Pub.L. 105-247


James “Jim” Greenwood

Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 28, 1998
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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

1/27/1998--Introduced.Amends Federal law concerning Government organization and employees to make a technical correction in the provision terminating receipt of Federal benefits for work injuries by certain convicted felons. Read more >


Jan 27, 1998

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 11, 1998
Reported by Committee

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

Mar 24, 1998
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

Aug 25, 1998
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Sep 28, 1998
Passed Senate

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 by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 9, 1998
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3096”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Mar 24, 1998 5:51 p.m.
Passed 408/0

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