S. 496 (110th): Appalachian Regional Development Act Amendments of 2008


Feb 6, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 8, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 8, 2008.


Pub.L. 110-371


George Voinovich

Senator from Ohio



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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2008
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to reauthorize and improve the program authorized by the Appalachian Regional Development Act of 1965.

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Related Bills

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S. 2832 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Failed Under Suspension
Last Action: Sep 21, 2006

H.R. 799 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 16, 2007

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 496” means this is a Senate 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.


Feb 6, 2007
Reported by Committee
Mar 29, 2007
Passed Senate
Aug 3, 2007
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House with Changes
Jul 15, 2008
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Senate Agreed to Changes
Sep 26, 2008
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 8, 2008


18 cosponsors (10R, 8D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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