H.R. 1718 (98th): Temporary Emergency Food Assistance Act of 1983
Mar 1, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Mar 24, 1983
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 24, 1983.
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An act making appropriations to provide productive employment for hundreds of thousands of jobless Americans, to hasten or initiate Federal projects and construction of lasting value to the Nation and its citizens, and to provide humanitarian assistance to the indigent for fiscal year 1983, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
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Last Action: Mar 3, 1983
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TO ORDER THE PREVIOUS QUESTION ON H. RES. 113, THE RULE UNDER WHICH H.R. 1718 IS TO BE CONSIDERED. H.R. 1718 IS A BILL MAKING EMERGENCY SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATIONS TO MEET NEGLECTED NATIONAL NEEDS, TO PROTECT AND ADD TO THE NATIONAL WEALTH, RESULTING IN NOT MAKE-WORK BUT PRODUCTIVE JOBS FOR WOMEN AND MEN AND TO HELP PROVIDE FOR THE INDIGENT AND HOMELESS FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 1983. (MOTION PASSED)Mar 3, 1983 midnight
unknown 299/117Mar 3, 1983 midnight
unknown 300/103TO AMEND H.R. 1718 BY PROVIDING THAT 75 PERCENT OF THE FUNDING FOR JOB CREATION IN THE BILL MUST BE SPENT IN CIVIL JURISDICTIONS THAT HAVE HAD UNEMPLOYMENT RATES AVERAGING AT LEAST 90 PERCENT OF THE AVERAGE NATIONAL UNEMPLOYMENT FOR THE LAST 12 MONTHS. (MOTION PASSED)Mar 3, 1983 midnight
unknown 335/83TO RECOMMIT H.R. 1718 TO THE COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS WITH INSTRUCTIONS TO REPORT IT BACK FORTHWITH CONTAINING AN AMENDMENT IN THE NATURE OF A SUBSTITUTE. (MOTION FAILED)Mar 3, 1983 midnight
unknown 158/256Mar 3, 1983 midnight
unknown 328/98TO AGREE TO THE CONFERENCE REPORT ON H.R. 1718, EMERGENCY SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATIONS FOR 1983. (MOTION PASSED)Mar 22, 1983 midnight
unknown 329/87TO AGREE TO A MOTION TO RECEDE FROM DISAGREEMENT TO A SENATE AMENDMENT TO H.R. 1718 (THE SENATE AMENDMENT RELATES TO THE DISTRIBUTION OF JOB FUNDS AMONG STATES). (MOTION FAILED)Mar 22, 1983 midnight
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