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H.R. 5048 (96th): Manassas National Battlefield Park Amendments of 1980

A bill to amend the Act entitled "An Act to preserve within Manassas National Battlefield Park, Virginia, the most important historic properties relating to the battle of Manassas, and for other purposes", approved April 17, 1954 (68 Stat. 56; 16 U.S.C. 429b).

Sponsor and status

Aug 1, 1979
96th Congress (1979–1980)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 13, 1980

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 13, 1980.

Pub.L. 96-442

Herbert Harris II

Representative for Virginia's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 13, 1980



Aug 1, 1979

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Oct 9, 1979
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Sep 29, 1980
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 1, 1980
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 13, 1980
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 5048 (96th) 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. 5048. This is the one from the 96th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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