Sponsor and status
94th Congress (1975–1976)
This bill was introduced on July 19, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
Representative for Missouri's 3rd congressional district
7 Cosponsors (6 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Jul 19, 1976
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H.R. 14731 (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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 14731. This is the one from the 94th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 94th Congress, which met from Jan 14, 1975 to Oct 1, 1976. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A bill to amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 to extend the authorization of appropriations for the continuation of administration and implementation, H.R. 14731, 94th Cong. (1976).
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