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H.R. 5029 (95th): Veterans Administration Programs Extension Act


An Act to amend title 38, United States Code, to extend certain expiring programs of the Veterans' Administration, to extend and improve the program of veterans readjustment appointments in the Federal Government, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Mar 14, 1977
95th Congress (1977–1978)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 26, 1978

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 26, 1978.

Law
Pub.L. 95-520
Sponsor

David Satterfield III

Representative for Virginia's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Oct 26, 1978

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History

Mar 14, 1977
 
Introduced

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Apr 4, 1977
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

May 26, 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.

Oct 14, 1978
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Oct 26, 1978
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 5029 (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. 5029. 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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