S. 338 (98th): Competition in Contracting Act of 1983

Introduced:

Feb 1, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on November 11, 1983 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

William Cohen
Senator from Maine
Republican

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to revise the procedures for soliciting and evaluating bids and proposals for Government contracts and awarding such contracts, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2127 (97th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 1, 1982

H.R. 4170 (Related)
Deficit Reduction Act of 1984

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 18, 1984

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 338” means this is a Senate 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.

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History

Introduced
Feb 1, 1983
Reported by Committee
Mar 17, 1983
Passed Senate
Nov 11, 1983
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
17 cosponsors (10R, 7D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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