H.R. 5415 (99th): A bill to designate the United States Courthouse in Aiken, South Carolina, as the “Charles E. Simons, Jr., Federal Courthouse”.


Aug 13, 1986
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 October 6, 1986 but was never passed by the Senate.


Butler Derrick Jr.

Representative for South Carolina's 3rd congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

(Measure passed House, amended) Designates the United States Courthouse in Aiken, South Carolina, as the Charles E. Simons, Jr., United States Courthouse. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 13, 1986

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Sep 24, 1986
Reported by Committee

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Oct 6, 1986
Passed House

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

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5415”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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S. 2733 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 8, 1986

H.J.Res. 738 (Related)
A joint resolution making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 1987, and for other ...

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 18, 1986

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