H.R. 3556 (112th): To designate the new United States courthouse in Buffalo, New York, as the “Robert H. Jackson United States Courthouse”.


Dec 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Enacted — Signed by the President
on Oct 5, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 5, 2012.


Pub.L. 112-184


Brian Higgins
Representative for New York's 27th congressional district


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Last Updated: Sep 25, 2012
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Summary (CRS)
Designates the U.S. courthouse located at 2 Niagara Square, Buffalo, New York, as the "Robert H. Jackson United States Courthouse."

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S. 2326 (identical)

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Last Action: Jul 25, 2012

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3556” means this is a House of Representatives 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.


Dec 2, 2011
Reported by Committee
Mar 8, 2012
Passed House
Jul 23, 2012
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate
Sep 22, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 5, 2012


29 cosponsors (21D, 8R) (show)
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