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H.R. 2296 (106th): To amend the Revised Organic Act of the Virgin Islands to provide that the number of members on the legislature of the Virgin Islands and the number of such members constituting a quorum shall be determined by the laws of the Virgin Islands, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Donna Christensen

Sponsor. Representative for the Virgin Islands. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 19, 2000
Length: 1 pages
Introduced:

Jun 22, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 27, 2000

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 27, 2000.

Law:

Pub.L. 106-364

History

Jun 22, 1999
 
Introduced

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Jun 28, 2000
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 12, 2000
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 17, 2000
 
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 27, 2000
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 2296 (106th) 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 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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