Reported by Committee — Oct 6, 2015
Last Action: Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 63.
Explanation: The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on October 6, 2015.
Jan 23, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This bill was introduced on January 23, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Minnesota's 8th congressional district
1/23/1981--Introduced.Amends the Railroad Retirement Act of 1974 to direct that benefits payable to a parent of a deceased railroad employee under such Act shall be equal to those that the ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 865 (98th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1261”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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