Bill Summary & Status – 104th Congress – H.R. 3920

United States Congress
104th Congress – H.R. 3920
Bill Summary & Status


H.R.3920
SPONSOR: Rep Petri (introduced 07/30/96)


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TITLE(S):

  • OFFICIAL TITLE AS INTRODUCED:
    A bill to amend chapter 35 of title 44, United States Code, popularly known as the Paperwork Reduction Act, to require that collections of information that ask a respondent to specify a racial classification or ethnic classification from among a list of classifications shall provide an opportunity for the respondent to specify, respectively, “multiracial” or “multiethnic”.

STATUS: Floor Actions

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STATUS: Detailed Legislative Status

House Actions

Jul 30, 96:
Referred to the House Committee on Government Reform and Oversight.

Aug 9, 96:
Referred to the Subcommittee on National Economic Growth, Natural Resources and Regulatory Affairs.

STATUS: Congressional Record Page References

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COMMITTEE(S):


AMENDMENT(S):

***NONE***


COSPONSORS(4):

Rep Furse – 09/04/96 Rep Sanders – 09/04/96
Rep DeFazio – 09/04/96 Rep Dellums – 09/26/96

SUMMARY AS OF:

(AS INTRODUCED)

Amends the Paperwork Reduction Act to require that a list of racial or ethnic classifications for a collection of information provide an opportunity for a respondent to specify “multiracial” or “multiethnic.”


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