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Mar 12, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 12, 1983
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 12, 1983.
Senator from New Mexico
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Last Updated: Jan 12, 1983
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Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 705”). 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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