S. 1185 (95th): Interstate Horse Racing Act

Introduced:

Mar 30, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Oct 25, 1978

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 25, 1978.

Law:

Pub.L. 95-515

Sponsor:

Warren Magnuson
Senator from Washington
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 25, 1978

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to regulate interstate commerce with respect to parimutuel wagering on horse racing, to maintain the stability of the horse racing industry, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2834 (94th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 19, 1975

H.R. 14089 (Related)
Interstate Horseracing Act

Passed House
Last Action: Oct 10, 1978

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The “S.” in “S. 1185” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
Mar 30, 1977
Reported by Committee
Oct 27, 1977
Passed Senate
Sep 26, 1978
Passed House
Oct 10, 1978
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 25, 1978

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