H.R. 2230 (98th): United States Commission on Civil Rights Act of 1983
Mar 22, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Nov 30, 1983
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 30, 1983.
William “Don” Edwards
Representative for California's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 30, 1983
About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the Civil Rights Act of 1957 to extend the life of the Civil Rights Commission 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.
Last Action: Jul 20, 1983
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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2230” 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.
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TO AMEND H.R. 2230, A BILL AMENDING THE CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF TO EXTEND THE LIFE OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION. THE EDWARDS AMENDMENT EXTENDS THE COMMISSION FOR FIVE RATHER THAN 15 YEARS AS PROVIDED UNDER THE BILL. (MOTION PASSED)Aug 4, 1983 midnight
unknown 400/24TO AMEND H.R. 2230, A BILL AMENDING THE CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF TO EXTEND THE LIFE OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION. THE EDWARDS AMENDMENT PROVIDES THAT THE PRESIDENT CAN REMOVE A MEMBER ONLY FOR NEGLECT OF DUTY OR MALFEASANCE IN OFFICE. (MOTION PASSED)Aug 4, 1983 midnight
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2230 — 98th Congress: United States Commission on Civil Rights Act of 1983. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr2230
“H.R. 2230 — 98th Congress: United States Commission on Civil Rights Act of 1983.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. March 31, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr2230>
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