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

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

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 6, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 8, 2008

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

Law:

Pub.L. 110-371

Sponsor:

George Voinovich

Senator from Ohio

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2008
Length: 6 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 3297: Advancing America’s Priorities Act

Failed Cloture on Jul 28, 2008. 4% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 799: Appalachian Regional Development Act Amendments of 2007

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 16, 2007. 91% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Feb 6, 2007
 
Introduced

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Mar 29, 2007
 
Ordered Reported

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Aug 3, 2007
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 15, 2008
 
Passed House with Changes (back to Senate)

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 16, 2008
 
Text Published

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

Sep 26, 2008
 
Senate 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. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 8, 2008
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 496 (110th) 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 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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