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H.R. 7112 (96th): State and Local Fiscal Assistance Act Amendments of 1980


A bill to authorize an extension and amendment of the revenue sharing program to provide general purpose fiscal assistance to local governments, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Apr 22, 1980
96th Congress (1979–1980)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 28, 1980

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 28, 1980.

Law
Pub.L. 96-604
Sponsor

Lawrence Fountain

Representative for North Carolina's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text

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Last Updated: Dec 28, 1980

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History

Apr 22, 1980
 
Introduced

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

Nov 13, 1980
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Dec 9, 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.

Dec 28, 1980
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Dec 28, 1980
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress.

H.R. 7112 (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. 7112. 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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