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H.R. 783 (97th): A bill for the relief of Roland Karl Heinz Vogel.

Sponsor and status

Jan 6, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 13, 1981

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 13, 1981.

Pvt.L. 97-3

Abraham Kazen Jr.

Representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 13, 1981



Jan 6, 1981

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Oct 20, 1981
Ordered Reported

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.

Oct 27, 1981
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.

Nov 13, 1981
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 783 (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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