S. 3996 (93rd): A bill to amend section 2 of the Act of June 30, 1954, as amended, providing for the continuance of civil government for the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands.


Sep 12, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 12, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Henry “Scoop” Jackson

Senator from Washington


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Summary (CRS)

9/12/1974--Introduced.Extends the authorization of appropriations for the continuance of civil government for the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands. Authorizes the appropriation of funds to aid in the transition of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 12, 1974

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3996”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 1327 (95th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 20, 1977

H.R. 16793 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 23, 1974

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