A bill to revise the procedures for soliciting and evaluating bids and proposals for Government contracts and awarding such contracts using full and open competition, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Mar 20, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 9, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 20, 1984
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May 9, 1984
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H.R. 5184 (98th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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