A bill to amend the Federal Trade Commission Act to extend the authorization of appropriations contained in such Act, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
May 11, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 12, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 1st congressional district
Dec 1, 1982
Earlier Version — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6995 (97th).
May 11, 1983
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 12, 1983
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Sep 17, 1985
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2385 (99th).
H.R. 2970 (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.
This bill was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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