Vote — Oct 9, 2015 1:24 p.m.
Aug 3, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978
This bill was introduced on August 3, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Kentucky's 6th congressional district
A bill to establish the Office of Congressional Legal Counsel.
8/3/1978--Introduced.Congressional Legal Counsel Act - Establishes, as a Congressional office, the Office of Congressional Legal Counsel to be headed by a Congressional Legal Counsel to defend Congress, a House of ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 13728”). 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.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Search for similar bills.
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 13728 — 95th Congress: Congressional Legal Counsel Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr13728
“H.R. 13728 — 95th Congress: Congressional Legal Counsel Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1978. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr13728>
|title=H.R. 13728 (95th)
|accessdate=October 9, 2015
|author=95th Congress (1978)
|date=August 3, 1978
|quote=Congressional Legal Counsel Act