H.R. 6536 (95th): District of Columbia Retirement Reform Act


Apr 21, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978


Vetoed (No Override Attempt) on Nov 4, 1978

This bill was vetoed by the President on November 4, 1978 and Congress did not attempt an override before the end of the Congressional session.


Romano Mazzoli

Representative for Kentucky's 3rd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish an actuarially sound basis for financing retirement benefits for policemen, firemen, teachers, and judges of the District of Columbia and to make certain changes in such benefits.

Summary (CRS)

(Conference report filed in House, H. Rept. 95-1713) District of Columbia Retirement Reform Act - =TitleI - Financing of Retirement Benefits=Establishes the District of Columbia Retirement Board to exercise exclusive ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 21, 1977

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 26, 1977
Passed House

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

Aug 24, 1978
Passed Senate with Changes

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

Nov 4, 1978

The President vetoed the bill. Congress may attempt to override the veto.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6536”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


16 cosponsors (12D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Related Bills

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S. 1813 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 30, 1977

S. 2316 (Related)
District of Columbia Retirement Reform Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 15, 1978

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