H.R. 5503 (99th): Prompt Payment Amendments of 1986

A bill to amend chapter 39 of title 31, United States Code, to require the Federal Government to pay interest on overdue payments, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Sep 11, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 11, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Thomas Kindness

Representative for Ohio's 8th congressional district

Republican

See Instead:

S. 2479 (same title)
Passed Senate — Oct 15, 1986

History

Sep 11, 1986
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5503 (99th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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