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Aug 21, 1974
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 16508”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 16508 — 93rd Congress: A bill to amend title 18 of the United States Code to increase the penalties .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr16508
“H.R. 16508 — 93rd Congress: A bill to amend title 18 of the United States Code to increase the penalties ....” www.GovTrack.us. 1974. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr16508>
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