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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
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. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr1627>
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