About the bill
- Full Title
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.
- Summary (CRS)
5/23/1984--Introduced.Census Awareness and Accountability Act of 1984 - Directs the Secretary of Commerce, with respect to each decennial and mid-decade census, to submit to the committees of Congress having legislative ...
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May 23, 1984
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5720”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
20 cosponsors (17D, 2R, 1N)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 14, 1984
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5720 — 98th Congress: Census Awareness and Accountability Act of 1984. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr5720
“H.R. 5720 — 98th Congress: Census Awareness and Accountability Act of 1984.” www.GovTrack.us. 1984. October 8, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr5720>
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