Sponsor and status
96th Congress (1979–1980)
This bill was introduced on October 19, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for Nebraska's 2nd congressional district
2 Cosponsors (2 Democrats)
Oct 19, 1979
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H.R. 5653 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5653. 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 passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A bill to waive certain time limitations on the award of a Medal of Honor to Hyman Epstein, H.R. 5653, 96th Cong. (1979).
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