S. 1970 (97th): A bill for the relief of James P. Purvis.
Dec 15, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on December 15, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Henry “Scoop” Jackson
Senator from Washington
About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to pay a specified sum to a named individual in full satisfaction of a claim against the United States.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 3, 1983
- What is a bill?
The “S.” in “S. 1970” means this is a Senate 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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no votes related to this bill.
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