S. 823 (97th): A bill to provide for the payment of losses incurred as a result of the ban on the use of the chemical Tris in apparel, in fabric, yarn, or fiber, and for other purposes.


Mar 27, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 30, 1982

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 30, 1982.


Pub.L. 97-395


Strom Thurmond

Senator from South Carolina



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Last Updated: Dec 30, 1982

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Summary (CRS)
(Measure passed House, amended) Grants the Court of Claims jurisdiction over claims against the United States for losses sustained by producers, processors, manufacturers, distributors, or other persons resulting from the ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 5, 1981

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Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Dec 16, 1981

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The “S.” in “S. 823” 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.


Mar 27, 1981
Reported by Committee
May 12, 1981
Passed Senate
Jun 18, 1981
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House with Changes
Dec 13, 1982
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Senate Agreed to Changes
Dec 14, 1982
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 30, 1982


8 cosponsors (4R, 3D, 1I) (show)
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