H.R. 13656 (93rd): Hobbs Act Amendment


Mar 21, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 21, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Anderson

Representative for Illinois's 16th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend section 1951, title 18, United States Code, act of July 3, 1946.

Summary (CRS)

3/21/1974--Introduced.Hobbs Act Amendment - Provides that anyone who interferes with commerce by damaging to the extent of $2,000 or more any property of a person where business is conducted or ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 21, 1974

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 13656”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


15 cosponsors (12R, 3D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 6288 (94th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 23, 1975

H.R. 13063 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 27, 1974

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