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Jan 24, 1985
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 704”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
67 cosponsors (55R, 12D)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 704 — 99th Congress: A bill to amend title 18 of the United States Code to establish rational criteria .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr704
“H.R. 704 — 99th Congress: A bill to amend title 18 of the United States Code to establish rational criteria ....” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr704>
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