H.R. 5720 (98th): Census Awareness and Accountability Act of 1984

A bill to amend title 13, United States Code, to provide for grants to State and local governments to assist in eliminating census undercounts, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

May 23, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 23, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Katie Hall

Representative for Indiana's 1st congressional district

Democrat

History

May 23, 1984
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5720 (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.

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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