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


Jun 19, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982


Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 13, 1981

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


Pub.L. 97-35


James Jones

Representative for Oklahoma's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 13, 1981

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 301 of the First Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for the Fiscal Year 1982.

Summary (CRS)

7/29/1981--Conference report filed in House.(Conference report filed in House, H. Rept. 97-208) Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1981 - TitleI - Agriculture, Forestry, and Related ProgramsSubtitleA - Food Stamp Reductions ... Read more >


Jun 19, 1981

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 26, 1981
Passed House

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

Jul 13, 1981
Passed Senate with Changes

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

The Senate approved a conference committee report to resolve differences in each chamber's version of the bill. 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/Enrolled Bill.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3982”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (7R, 3D) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 4154 (98th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 19, 1983

H.R. 3964 (Related)
Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1981

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 18, 1981

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