Sponsor and status
Nov 27, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 27, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district
Nov 27, 1979
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 25, 1981
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2101 (97th).
H.R. 5958 (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.
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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