Nov 9, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 16, 1980
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 16, 1980.
Delegate for the Virgin Islands
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Last Updated: Dec 16, 1980
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Enacted — Signed by the President
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H.R. 5856 (96th) was a bill in the United States 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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Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 5856 — 96th Congress: A bill to amend title 32, United States Code, to allow Federal recognition as officers ... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr5856
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