S. 2711 (94th): An original bill to authorize appropriations for the construction of certain highways in accordance with title 23 of the United States Code.

An "original bill" is one which is drafted and approved by a committee before it is formally introduced in the House or Senate.
Introduced:

Nov 20, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 12, 1975 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Lloyd Bentsen Jr.

Senator from Texas

Democrat

About the bill

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History

Nov 20, 1975
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 20, 1975
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Dec 12, 1975
 
Passed Senate

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

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