H.R. 2867 (98th): Hazardous and Solid Waste Amendments of 1984


May 3, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 8, 1984

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 8, 1984.


Pub.L. 98-616


James Florio

Representative for New Jersey's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 8, 1984

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Solid Waste Disposal Act to authorize appropriations for the fiscal years 1984 through 1986, and for other purposes.

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May 3, 1983

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May 12, 1983
Reported by Committee

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Nov 3, 1983
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 25, 1984
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Oct 5, 1984
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The Senate approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The House must also approve the conference report. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 8, 1984
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Nov 8, 1984
Text Published

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