Mar 16, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on October 11, 1984 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.
Representative for Massachusetts's 10th congressional district
About the bill
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes
The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2163 — 98th Congress: A bill to amend the Federal Boat Safety Act of 1971, and for other purposes.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr2163
“H.R. 2163 — 98th Congress: A bill to amend the Federal Boat Safety Act of 1971, and for other purposes..” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. September 28, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr2163>
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