Sponsor and status
Dec 16, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on December 16, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Virginia's 4th congressional district
Feb 15, 1979
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2164 (96th).
Dec 16, 1981
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H.R. 5283 (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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