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H.R. 12467 (95th): Rehabilitation, Comprehensive Services, and Developmental Disabilities Amendments

An Act to amend the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 to extend certain programs established in such Act, to establish a community service employment program for handicapped individuals, and to provide comprehensive services for independent living for handicapped individuals, to amend the Developmental Disabilities Services and Facilities Construction Act to revise and extend the programs under that Act, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

May 1, 1978
95th Congress (1977–1978)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 6, 1978

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 6, 1978.

Pub.L. 95-602

John Brademas

Representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 6, 1978



May 1, 1978

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May 16, 1978
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Sep 21, 1978
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Nov 6, 1978
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Nov 6, 1978
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress.

H.R. 12467 (95th) 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. 12467. This is the one from the 95th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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