Vote — Oct 5, 2015 5:32 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 69/21
Feb 23, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This bill was introduced on February 23, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Oregon's 3rd congressional district
Passed Senate — Feb 23, 1984
A bill entitled: "The Armed Career Criminal Act of 1983".
2/23/1983--Introduced.Armed Career Criminal Act of 1983 - Amends the Federal criminal code to establish a mandatory sentence of 15 years to life for "armed career criminals." Applies such penalties to ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 52 (98th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 1627 (98th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1627”). 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 committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1627 — 98th Congress: Armed Career Criminal Act of 1983. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr1627
“H.R. 1627 — 98th Congress: Armed Career Criminal Act of 1983.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr1627>
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