H.R. 2459 (99th): A bill to amend the Act entitled “An Act granting a charter to the General Federation of Women’s Clubs”.


May 9, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 9, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sam Hall Jr.

Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

5/9/1985--Introduced.Amends the Federal charter of the General Federation of Women's Clubs to limit the Federation's operation to charitable and educational purposes within the meaning of a tax-exempt organization under the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 9, 1985

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2459”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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