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S. 214 (96th): A bill for the relief of Rocio Edmondson.

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 25, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 3, 1980

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 3, 1980.

Law:

Pvt.L. 96-44

Sponsor:

John Durkin

Senator from New Hampshire

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 3, 1980

History

Jan 25, 1979
 
Introduced

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

Apr 24, 1979
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Apr 26, 1979
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

Nov 27, 1979
 
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.

Feb 21, 1980
 
Senate 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.

Mar 3, 1980
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 214 (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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