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H.R. 3982 (97th): Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1981

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Overview

Introduced:

Jun 19, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 13, 1981

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 13, 1981.

Law:

Pub.L. 97-35

Sponsor:

James Jones

Representative for Oklahoma's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 13, 1981

History

Jun 19, 1981
 
Introduced

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

Jun 26, 1981
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Jul 13, 1981
 
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. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 31, 1981
 
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate (House next)

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The Senate approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The House must also approve the conference report.

Aug 13, 1981
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Aug 13, 1981
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress.

H.R. 3982 (97th) 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 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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