S. 2418 (98th): A bill to authorize and direct the Librarian of Congress, subject to the supervision and authority of a Federal, civilian, or military agency, to proceed with the construction of the Library of Congress Mass Book Deacidification Facility, and for other purposes.

Mar 13, 1984 (98th Congress, 1983–1984)
Signed by the President
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 98-427.
Charles Mathias Jr.
Senator from Maryland
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Last Updated
Sep 28, 1984
Related Bills
H.R. 5607 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 11, 1984

H.R. 5599 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 03, 1984


This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 28, 1984.

Introduced Mar 13, 1984
Referred to Committee Mar 13, 1984
Reported by Committee May 01, 1984
Passed Senate May 18, 1984
Passed House with Changes Sep 11, 1984
Signed by the President Sep 28, 1984

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6 cosponsors (4D, 2R) (show)

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9/11/1984--Passed House amended.
(Measure passed House, amended, in lieu of H. R. 5607) Directs the Librarian of Congress, subject to the supervision and construction authority of a Federal civilian or military agency, to construct the Library of Congress Mass Deacidification Facility. Directs the Librarian to equip, furnish, operate and maintain such facility. Authorizes appropriations.

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