H.R. 2416 (99th): A bill to direct the Architect of the Capitol to construct a building on the United States Capitol Grounds to provide office space for the judicial branch of the Federal Government, and for other purposes.


May 7, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 10, 1985 but was never passed by the Senate.


Robert Young III
Representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
(Measure passed House, amended) Directs the Architect of the Capitol and the Secretary of Transportation to study alternatives for the construction of a building on a specified site in the ...

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S. 1706 (Related)
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 28, 1985

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May 7, 1985
Reported by Committee
May 15, 1985
Passed House
Dec 10, 1985
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.


3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
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