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H.R. 5599 (98th): A bill to authorize and direct the Librarian of Congress, subject to the supervision and authority of a Federal civilian or military agency, to proceed with the construction of the Library of Congress Mass Book Deacidification Facility, and for other purposes.

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May 3, 1984
98th Congress (1983–1984)
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.


Robert Young III

Representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district



1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)

See Instead

H.R. 5607 (same title)
Enacted Via Other Measures — Sep 11, 1984



May 3, 1984

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H.R. 5599 (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. 5599. 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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