H.R. 7423 (97th): A bill to recognize the organization known as Former Members of Congress.

Overview

Introduced:

Dec 15, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 8, 1983

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 8, 1983.

Law:

Pub.L. 97-427

Sponsor:

Sam Hall Jr.

Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 8, 1983

History

Dec 15, 1982
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 17, 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.

Dec 19, 1982
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jan 8, 1983
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 7423 (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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