H.R. 979 (99th): A bill to amend section 3718 of title 31, United States Code, to authorize contracts retaining private counsel to furnish legal services in the case of indebtedness owed the United States.

Introduced:

Feb 6, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 6, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jim Moody

Representative for Wisconsin's 5th congressional district

Democrat

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History

Feb 6, 1985
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
66 cosponsors (37D, 29R) (show)
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Votes

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 6218 (98th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 11, 1984

H.R. 5541 (Related)
A bill to amend section 3718 of title 31, United States Code, to authorized ...

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 29, 1986

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