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.

Introduced:

Mar 13, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 28, 1984

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

Law:

Pub.L. 98-427

Sponsor:

Charles Mathias Jr.

Senator from Maryland

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 28, 1984

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History

Mar 13, 1984
 
Introduced

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May 1, 1984
 
Reported by Committee

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May 18, 1984
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 11, 1984
 
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 17, 1984
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 28, 1984
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (4D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5607 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 11, 1984

H.R. 5599 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 3, 1984

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