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H.R. 974 (93rd): A bill designating the Texarkana Dam and Reservoir on the Sulphur River as the “Wright Patman Dam and Lake”.


Sponsor and status

Introduced
Jan 3, 1973
93rd Congress (1973–1974)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 15, 1973

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 15, 1973.

Law
Pub.L. 93-186
Sponsor

Herbert Roberts

Representative for Texas's 4th congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Dec 15, 1973

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History

Jan 3, 1973
 
Introduced

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Oct 15, 1973
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Dec 3, 1973
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Dec 15, 1973
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 974 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 974. This is the one from the 93rd Congress.

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

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