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H.R. 6273 (98th): Civil Service Retirement Spouse Equity Act of 1984

A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to provide more equitable benefits for spouses and former spouses under the Civil Service Retirement System, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.


Sep 19, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 19, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Dannemeyer

Representative for California's 39th congressional district



Sep 19, 1984

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H.R. 6273 (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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