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H.R. 8070 (93rd): Rehabilitation Act

About the bill

Source: Wikipedia

The Rehabilitation Act of 1973, (Pub.L. 93–112, 87 Stat. 355, enacted September 26, 1973), is a federal law, codified as 29 U.S.C. § 701 et seq. The principal sponsor of the bill was Rep. John Brademas [IN-3]. The Rehabilitation Act of 1973 replaces the Vocational Rehabilitation Act of 1973, to extend and revise the authorization of grants to States for vocational rehabilitation services, with special emphasis on services to those with the most severe disabilities, to expand special Federal responsibilities and research and training programs with respect ...

Sponsor and status

Introduced
May 23, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 26, 1973

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 26, 1973.

Law
Pub.L. 93-112
Sponsor

John Brademas

Representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Sep 26, 1973

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History

May 23, 1973
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 5, 1973
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jul 18, 1973
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Sep 26, 1973
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Sep 26, 1973
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress.

H.R. 8070 (93rd) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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