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H.R. 5795 (97th): An act to provide for the use and distribution of the funds awarded to the Shawnee Tribe of Indians in dockets 64, 335, and 338 by the Indian Claims Commission and docket 64-A by the United States Court of Claims, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Mar 10, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 20, 1982

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 20, 1982.

Pub.L. 97-372

David McCurdy

Representative for Oklahoma's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 20, 1982



Mar 10, 1982

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Jun 16, 1982
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Dec 8, 1982
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 20, 1982
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 5795 (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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