H.R. 7653 (96th): A bill to provide for the issuance of a commemorative postage stamp in honor of Father Michael J. McGivney, founder of the Knights of Columbus.


Jun 25, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 25, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Edward Beard

Representative for Rhode Island's 2nd congressional district


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6/25/1980--Introduced.Directs the Postmaster General to issue a commemorative postage stamp in honor of Father Michael J. McGivney, the founder of the Knights of Columbus, as the Knights of Columbus celebrate ... Read more >

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Jun 25, 1980

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30 cosponsors (21D, 9R) (show)
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