S. 3688 (94th): A bill to amend title 13, United States Code, to provide for a mid-decade census of population.


Jul 21, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 16, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frank Moss

Senator from Utah


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

9/23/1976--Indefinitely postponed in Senate.(Measure indefinitely postponed in Senate, H.R. 11337 passed in lieu) Authorizes the Secretary of Commerce to furnish, upon written request, authenticated copies of census surveys or reports ... Read more >

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Jul 21, 1976

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Sep 16, 1976
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3688”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
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H.R. 11337 (Related)
An Act to amend title 13, United States Code, to provide for a mid-decade ...

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 17, 1976

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