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H.R. 1062 (98th): A bill to authorize the Secretary of Interior to convey, without consideration, certain lands in Lane County, Oregon.

Sponsor and status

Jan 27, 1983
98th Congress (1983–1984)

Enacted — Veto Overridden on Oct 25, 1983

This bill was enacted after a congressional override of the President's veto on October 25, 1983.

Pub.L. 98-137

James Weaver

Representative for Oregon's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 25, 1983



Jan 27, 1983

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

Apr 27, 1983
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 6, 1983
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.

Oct 19, 1983

The President vetoed the bill. Congress may attempt to override the veto.

Oct 25, 1983
Enacted — Veto Overridden

Congress overrode the veto of the President. The bill became law.

H.R. 1062 (98th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1062. This is the one from the 98th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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