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May 20, 1982
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H.R. 6449 (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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6449. This is the one from the 97th Congress.
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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A bill to authorize the legislature of American Samoa to draft a constitution for the local self-government of the people of American Samoa, H.R. 6449, 97th Cong. (1982).
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