H.R. 6128 (97th): A bill to revise, codify, and enact without substantive change certain general and permanent laws, related to money and finance, as title 31, United States Code, “Money and Finance”.

Introduced:

Apr 21, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 13, 1982

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 13, 1982.

Law:

Pub.L. 97-258

Sponsor:

Peter Rodino Jr.

Representative for New Jersey's 10th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 13, 1982

About the bill

The Antideficiency Act (ADA), Pub.L. 97–258, 96 Stat. 923, is legislation enacted by the United States Congress to prevent the incurring of obligations or the making of expenditures (outlays) in excess of amounts available in appropriations or funds. The law was initially enacted in 1884, with major amendments occurring in 1950 (64 Stat. 765) and 1982 (96 Stat ...

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History

Apr 21, 1982
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 20, 1982
 
Reported by Committee

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

Aug 9, 1982
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 20, 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.

Sep 13, 1982
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This page is about 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.

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