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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

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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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 6995” means this is a House of Representatives 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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History

Introduced
Aug 17, 1982
Reported by Committee
Aug 18, 1982
Passed House
Dec 1, 1982
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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