Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 19th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 12, 1997
Length: 3 pages
105th Congress (1997–1998)
This bill was introduced on February 12, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
Feb 24, 1995
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1053 (104th).
Feb 12, 1997
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.R. 730 (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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 730. This is the one from the 105th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To prohibit Members of the House of Representatives from using official funds for the production or mailing of newsletters, to reduce by 50 percent the amount which may be made available for the Official Mail Allowance of any such Member, and for other purposes, H.R. 730, 105th Cong. (1997).
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