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H.R. 680 (105th): To amend the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 to authorize the transfer to States of surplus personal property for donation to nonprofit providers of necessaries to impoverished families and individuals.


Sponsor and status

Lee Hamilton

Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 18, 1997
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Feb 11, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 6, 1997

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 6, 1997.

Law
Pub.L. 105-50
Source

History

Feb 11, 1997
 
Introduced

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Mar 12, 1997
 
Ordered Reported

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Apr 29, 1997
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Jun 26, 1997
 
Text Published

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

Jul 9, 1997
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 18, 1997
 
House Agreed to Changes

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.

Oct 6, 1997
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 680 (105th) 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 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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