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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Feb 17, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 27, 1981 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Massachusetts's 9th congressional district
7/27/1981--Passed House amended.(Measure passed House, amended) Grants the consent of Congress to the city of Boston to construct, maintain, and operate a fixed-span bridge in and over Fort Point Channel, ... Read more >
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The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1855”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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