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Jan 23, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on July 11, 1975 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from California
A bill to amend the Federal Trade Commission Act.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3938 (93rd).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 349”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 21, 1974
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 22, 1975
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 349 — 94th Congress: Truth in Energy Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/s349
“S. 349 — 94th Congress: Truth in Energy Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1975. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/s349>
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