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Jul 29, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 2, 1983
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 2, 1983.
Representative for Indiana's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 2, 1983
8/2/1983--Passed House amended.(Measure passed House, roll call #304 (338-90)) Designates the birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr., the third Monday in January, a legal holiday. Read more >
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Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3706”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3706 — 98th Congress: A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to make the birthday of Martin .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr3706
“H.R. 3706 — 98th Congress: A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to make the birthday of Martin ....” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr3706>
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