H.R. 12626 (95th): Amateur Sports Act


May 9, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 9, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Michel
Representative for Illinois's 18th congressional district

See Instead:

H.R. 14174 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Sep 26, 1978

H.R. 14171 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Sep 26, 1978

H.R. 14058 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Sep 12, 1978

H.R. 13760 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Aug 7, 1978

H.R. 13499 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jul 17, 1978

H.R. 13413 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jul 11, 1978

H.R. 12920 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jun 1, 1978

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to promote and coordinate amateur athletic activity in the United States, to recognize certain rights for United States amateur athletes, to provide for the resolution of disputes involving national governing bodies, and for other purposes.

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H.R. 14174 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 26, 1978

H.R. 14171 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 26, 1978

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May 9, 1978


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
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