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.


Pub.L. 98-183


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.

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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.Res. 273 (rule)

Last Action: Jul 20, 1983

What is a bill?

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.


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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