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H.R. 15440 (94th): A bill to amend section 409 of the Interstate Commerce Act to authorize contracts by freight forwarders for certain purposes on an experimental basis.

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Sep 2, 1976
94th Congress (1975–1976)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 2, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Robert Jones Jr.

Representative for Alabama's 5th congressional district




Sep 2, 1976

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H.R. 15440 (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. 15440. 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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