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H.R. 12939 (94th): An Act to amend certain laws affecting personnel of the Coast Guard, and for other purposes.


Sponsor and status

Introduced
Mar 31, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 18, 1976

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 18, 1976.

Law
Pub.L. 94-546
Sponsor

Leonor Sullivan

Representative for Missouri's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Oct 18, 1976

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History

Mar 31, 1976
 
Introduced

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Jul 19, 1976
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Sep 28, 1976
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Oct 1, 1976
 
House Agreed to Changes

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

Oct 18, 1976
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 12939 (94th) 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 94th Congress, which met from Jan 14, 1975 to Oct 1, 1976. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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