H.R. 2923 (95th): A bill to grant a Federal charter to the National Opportunity Camps.


Feb 1, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 1, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Edward Patten

Representative for New Jersey's 15th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

2/1/1977--Introduced.Grants a Federal charter to the National Opportunities Camps. Stipulates that the purposes of such corporation are to establish and operate camps for disadvantaged children and to engage in cooperative ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 1, 1977

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2923”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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Related Bills

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H.R. 2123 (96th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 1979

H.R. 558 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 4, 1977

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