Sponsor and status
Jul 22, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 29, 1982 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Illinois's 20th congressional district
Jul 22, 1982
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Aug 10, 1982
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.
Sep 29, 1982
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.R. 6838 (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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