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H.R. 808 (106th): Chapter 12 Farm Bankruptcy bill

To extend for 3 additional months the period for which chapter 12 of title 11 of the United States Code is reenacted.

Sponsor and status

Nick Smith

Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 2, 1999
Length: 1 pages
Introduced:

Feb 23, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 30, 1999

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 30, 1999.

Law:

Pub.L. 106-5

History

Feb 23, 1999
 
Introduced

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Mar 2, 1999
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 11, 1999
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Mar 24, 1999
 
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.

Mar 30, 1999
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 808 (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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