A bill to resume a stable monetary standard in the United States.
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Sponsor and status
98th Congress (1983–1984)
This bill was introduced on June 29, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for New York's 31st congressional district
Jun 29, 1984
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H.R. 5986 (98th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5986. 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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