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S. 2137 (93rd): A bill to amend the Act of October 15, 1966 (80 Stat. 953, 20 U.S.C. 65a), relating to the National Museum of the Smithsonian Institution, so as to authorize additional appropriations to the Smithsonian Institution for carrying out the purposes of said Act.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Jul 10, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 12, 1974

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 12, 1974.

Law
Pub.L. 93-345
Sponsor

Hugh Scott Jr.

Senator for Pennsylvania

Republican

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Last Updated: Jul 12, 1974

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History

Jul 10, 1973
 
Introduced

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May 22, 1974
 
Ordered Reported

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May 28, 1974
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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Jul 1, 1974
 
Passed House

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

Jul 12, 1974
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 2137 (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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