H.R. 9682 (93rd): District of Columbia Self-Government and Governmental Reorganization Act


Jul 30, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 10, 1973 but was never passed by the Senate.


Charles Diggs Jr.

Representative for Michigan's 13th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to reorganize the Governmental structure of the District of Columbia, to provide a charter for local Government in the District of Columbia subject to acceptance by a majority of the registered qualified electors in the District of Columbia, to delegate certain legislative powers to the local Government, to implement certain recommendations of the Commission on the Organization of the Government of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/11/1973--Reported to House amended.(LATEST SUMMARY) District of Columbia Self-Government and Governmental Reorganization Act - =TitleI - Short Title, Purposes, and Definitions=Declares it to be the intention of Congress, subject to ... Read more >

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Jul 30, 1973

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Oct 10, 1973
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 9682”). 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 (12D, 3R) (show)
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Oct 10, 1973 midnight
unknown 343/74

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H.R. 10320 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 18, 1973

H.R. 10231 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 12, 1973

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