Sponsor and status
Feb 15, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on July 31, 1973 but was never passed by the House.
Senator for New Hampshire
Feb 15, 1973
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 27, 1973
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Jul 31, 1973
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
S. 871 (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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