A bill to resume a stable monetary standard in the United States.
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Jun 29, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 29, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 31st congressional district
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H.R. 5986 (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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