H.R. 2230 (98th): United States Commission on Civil Rights Act of 1983

Introduced:

Mar 22, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 30, 1983

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 30, 1983.

Law:

Pub.L. 98-183

Sponsor:

William “Don” Edwards

Representative for California's 10th congressional district

Democrat

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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.

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H.Res. 273 (rule)

Introduced
Last Action: Jul 20, 1983

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History

Introduced
Mar 22, 1983
Reported by Committee
May 12, 1983
Passed House
Aug 4, 1983
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes
Nov 14, 1983
House Agreed to Changes
Nov 16, 1983
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 30, 1983

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