H.R. 1452 (106th): State and Local Government Economic Empowerment Act


Apr 15, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 15, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ray LaHood

Representative for Illinois's 18th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 15, 1999
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To create United States money in the form of noninterest bearing credit in accordance with the 1st and 5th clauses of section 8 of Article I of the Constitution of the United States, to provide for noninterest bearing loans of the money so created to State and local governments solely for the purpose of funding capital projects.

Summary (CRS)

4/15/1999--Introduced.State and Local Government Economic Empowerment Act - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to have money available for purposes of this Act (i.e., the creation of non-interest-bearing Government credit ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 15, 1999

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1452”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


22 cosponsors (13D, 9R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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