H.R. 5397 (97th): A bill to designate the building known as the Old Federal Building in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, as the “Robert N. C. Nix Federal Building”.


Jan 28, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 28, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph Smith
Representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district

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1/28/1982--Introduced.Designates the Old Federal Building in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, as the Robert N.C. Nix Federal Building.

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Jan 28, 1982


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