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H.R. 3150 (98th): A bill to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to convey, without consideration, to the Sabine River Authority of Texas approximately 34,000 acres of land within the Sabine National Forest, Texas, to be used for the purposes of the Toledo Bend Project, Louisiana and Texas.

Sponsor and status

Introduced:

May 25, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 30, 1984

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 30, 1984.

Law:

Pub.L. 98-571

Sponsor:

Charles Wilson

Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 30, 1984

History

May 25, 1983
 
Introduced

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Sep 19, 1984
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 2, 1984
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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.

Oct 10, 1984
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 30, 1984
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3150 (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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