S. 3311 (93rd): A bill to provide for the use of simplified procedures in the procurement of property and services by the Government where the amount involved does not exceed $10,000.


Apr 4, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 25, 1974

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 25, 1974.


Pub.L. 93-356


Lawton Chiles Jr.

Senator from Florida



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Last Updated: Jul 25, 1974

About the bill

Summary (CRS)

4/4/1974--Introduced.Revises the procedures utilized in the procurement of property and services by the Government where the amount involved does not exceed $10,000 (presently $2,500). Read more >


Apr 4, 1974

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Jun 4, 1974
Reported by Committee

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Jun 6, 1974
Passed Senate

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

Jul 15, 1974
Passed House

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Jul 25, 1974
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3311”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (6D, 5R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 14494 (Related)
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Passed House
Last Action: Jul 15, 1974

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