To provide assistance to Special Olympics to support expansion of Special Olympics and development of education programs and a Healthy Athletes Program, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Missouri's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 10, 2004
Length: 3 pages
108th Congress (2003–2004)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 30, 2004
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 30, 2004.
Sep 23, 2004
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Oct 6, 2004
Passed House (Senate next)
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Oct 10, 2004
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 30, 2004
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 5131 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5131. This is the one from the 108th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Special Olympics Sport and Empowerment Act of 2004, Pub. L. No. 108-406, H.R. 5131, 108th Cong..
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