Sponsor and status
93rd Congress (1973–1974)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on July 9, 1973 but was never passed by the House.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
Senator for New Hampshire
Jun 21, 1973
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Jun 21, 1973
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Jul 9, 1973
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
S. 2047 (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 S. 2047. 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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An original bill to authorize a Federal payment for the planning of a transit line in the median of the Dulles Airport Road and for a feasibility study of rapid transit to Friendship International Airport, S. 2047, 93rd Cong. (1973).
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