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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
May 20, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This bill was introduced on May 20, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Delegate for American Samoa At Large
5/20/1982--Introduced.Authorizes the Legislature of American Samoa to call a constitutional convention to draft a constitution for the local self-government of American Samoa. Requires such constitution to:(1) recognize U.S. sovereignty over ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6449”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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