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H.R. 2509 (98th): Saccharin Study and Labeling Act Amendment of 1983

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A bill to amend the Saccharin Study and Labeling Act.

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Apr 12, 1983
98th Congress (1983–1984)
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Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.


Virginia Smith

Representative for Nebraska's 3rd congressional district


See Instead

S. 89 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Apr 22, 1983



Apr 12, 1983

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H.R. 2509 (98th) was a 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2509. This is the one from the 98th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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