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Nov 20, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 17, 1974 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Michigan's 12th congressional district
Enacted — Signed by the President — Jan 4, 1975
A bill to establish the Harry S. Truman Memorial Scholarship Program.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 17481”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 17481 — 93rd Congress: Harry S. Truman Memorial Scholarship Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr17481
“H.R. 17481 — 93rd Congress: Harry S. Truman Memorial Scholarship Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1974. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr17481>
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