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H.R. 5563 (98th): A bill for the relief of O’Ferrall Pauly, publisher of the Mid-Coast Advertiser of Wharton, Texas.

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Sponsor and status

Introduced
May 1, 1984
98th Congress (1983–1984)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 1, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Sponsor

William Patman

Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district

Democrat

Source

History

May 1, 1984
 
Introduced

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

H.R. 5563 (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. 5563. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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