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H.R. 327 (107th): Small Business Paperwork Relief Act of 2002

A bill to amend chapter 35 of title 44, United States Code, for the purpose of facilitating compliance by small business concerns with certain Federal paperwork requirements, to establish a task force to examine information collection and dissemination, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Dan Burton

Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2002
Length: 5 pages
Jan 31, 2001
107th Congress (2001–2002)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 28, 2002

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 28, 2002.

Pub.L. 107-198

11 Cosponsors (11 Republicans)



Jan 31, 2001

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Mar 15, 2001
Passed House (Senate next)

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

May 22, 2002
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.

May 23, 2002
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate with an Amendment.

Jun 18, 2002
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.

Jun 28, 2002
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 327 (107th) 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. 327. This is the one from the 107th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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