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H.R. 6971 (94th): Consumer Goods Pricing Act


A bill to amend the Sherman Antitrust Act to provide lower prices for consumers.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
May 14, 1975
94th Congress (1975–1976)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 12, 1975

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 12, 1975.

Law
Pub.L. 94-145
Sponsor

Barbara Jordan

Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Dec 12, 1975

Cosponsors

9 Cosponsors (6 Democrats, 3 Republicans)

Source

History

May 14, 1975
 
Introduced

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Jul 21, 1975
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Dec 2, 1975
 
Passed Senate

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

Dec 12, 1975
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 6971 (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. 6971. 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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