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H.R. 6285 (96th): Egg Research and Consumer Information Amendments of 1980

An act to amend the Egg Research and Consumer Information Act and to establish an intergovernmental study group to analyze recent events in the silver cash and futures markets.

Sponsor and status

Jan 24, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 17, 1980

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 17, 1980.

Pub.L. 96-276

Alvin Baldus

Representative for Wisconsin's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 17, 1980



Jan 24, 1980

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

Feb 19, 1980
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Jun 4, 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.

Jun 10, 1980
House 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.

Jun 17, 1980
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 6285 (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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