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H.R. 23 (108th): Tornado Shelters Act

To amend the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 to authorize communities to use community development block grant funds for construction of tornado-safe shelters in manufactured home parks.

Spencer Bachus III

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

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Last Updated: Nov 18, 2003
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Jan 7, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 3, 2003

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 3, 2003.

Law:

Pub.L. 108-146

History

Jan 7, 2003
 
Introduced

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May 21, 2003
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 21, 2003
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Nov 18, 2003
 
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.

Dec 3, 2003
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 23 (108th) 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 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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