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H.R. 4956 (98th): A bill to extend the authorities under the Export Administration Act of 1979.


Sponsor and status

Introduced
Feb 28, 1984
98th Congress (1983–1984)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 29, 1984

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on February 29, 1984.

Law
Pub.L. 98-222
Sponsor

Don Bonker

Representative for Washington's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Feb 29, 1984

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History

Feb 28, 1984
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Feb 28, 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.

Feb 29, 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.

Feb 29, 1984
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 4956 (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. 4956. 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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