S. 953 (99th): A bill to validate contractual relationships between the United States and various non-federal entities.


Apr 18, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

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.


Daniel Evans

Senator from Washington


About the bill

Summary (CRS)
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

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 953” means this is a Senate 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 18, 1985
Reported by Committee
Jun 12, 1985
Passed Senate
Jul 9, 1985
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no votes related to this bill.

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