H.R. 6995 (97th): Federal Trade Commission Authorization Act of 1982

Introduced:

Aug 17, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 1, 1982 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

James Florio

Representative for New Jersey's 1st congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Federal Trade Commission Act to extend the authorization of appropriations contained in such Act, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Aug 17, 1982
 
Introduced

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Aug 18, 1982
 
Reported by Committee

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Dec 1, 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.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6995”). 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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Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

Related Bills

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H.R. 2970 (98th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 12, 1983

H.Res. 587 (rule)

Introduced
Last Action: Sep 16, 1982

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