H.R. 2174 (98th): Federal Anti-Tampering Act


Mar 17, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984


Enacted — Signed by the President on May 25, 1984

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 25, 1984.


Pub.L. 98-299


William Hughes

Representative for New Jersey's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 25, 1984

About the bill

Full Title

An act to extend the transition period under the Bankruptcy Reform Act of 1978.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 7362 (97th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 3, 1982

S. 216 (Related)
Federal Anti-Tampering Act

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 13, 1983

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2174” means this is a House of Representatives 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.


Mar 17, 1983
Reported by Committee
Apr 26, 1983
Passed House
May 9, 1983
Passed Senate with Changes
May 24, 1984
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
May 24, 1984
Enacted — Signed by the President
May 25, 1984


47 cosponsors (25D, 22R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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