A bill to provide for the establishment of an American Folklife Center in the Library of Congress, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Jun 18, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 18, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district
Jun 18, 1973
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 31, 1975
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2531 (94th).
Jan 2, 1976
Reintroduced Bill — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6673 (94th).
H.R. 8770 (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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