H.R. 10320 (93rd): District of Columbia Self-Government and Governmental Reorganization Act


Sep 18, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 18, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles Diggs Jr.

Representative for Michigan's 13th congressional district


See Instead:

H.R. 9682 (same title)
Passed House — Oct 10, 1973

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Full Title

A bill to reorganize the governmental structure of the District of Columbia, to provide a charter for local government in the District of Columbia subject to acceptance by a majority of the registered qualified electors in the District of Columbia, to delegate, certain legislative powers to the local government, to implement certain recommendations of the Commission on the organization of the Government of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.

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Sep 18, 1973

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H.R. 9682 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Oct 10, 1973

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