S. 4227 (93rd): Watergate Reorganization and Reform Act


Dec 11, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 11, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Samuel Ervin Jr.

Senator from North Carolina


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish certain Federal agencies, effect certain reorganizations of the Federal Government, and to implement certain reforms in the operation of the Federal Government recommended by the Senate Select Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - Establishment of Government OfficesEstablishes, as an independent establishment of the Government, the Office of the Public Attorney, under the direction of the Public Attorney, appointed by three retired ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 11, 1974

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 4227”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (4D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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