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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 13th congressional district. Democrat.
Aug 3, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on August 3, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
H.R. 9682 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Oct 10, 1973
Aug 3, 1973
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Oct 10, 1973
Companion Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 9682 (93rd), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 9998 (93rd).
H.R. 9998 (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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