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S. 1144 (96th): Quiet Communities Act

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A bill to authorize appropriations for the Quiet Communities Act for fiscal years 1980 and 1981.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
May 15, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on March 25, 1980 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.

Sponsor

John Culver

Senator for Iowa

Democrat

Source

History

May 15, 1979
 
Introduced

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May 15, 1979
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 14, 1979
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

Feb 12, 1980
 
Passed House with Changes (back to Senate)

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes.

Mar 25, 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.

S. 1144 (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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