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Apr 18, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on July 9, 1985 but was never passed by the House.
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6/26/1986--Reported to House amended, Part I.(Reported to House from the Committee on Energy and Commerce with amendment, H. Rept. 99-662 (Part I)) Amends the Federal Power Act to prohibit the ... Read more >
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 27, 1986
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