H.R. 2598 (100th): Commercial Fishing Industry Vessel Anti-Reflagging Act of 1987

Introduced:

Jun 4, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Jan 11, 1988

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 11, 1988.

Law:

Pub.L. 100-239

Sponsor:

Michael Lowry
Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 11, 1988

About the bill

Full Title

A bill entitled: "The Commercial Fishing Industry Vessel Anti-Reflagging Act of 1987".

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2598” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

History

Introduced
Jun 4, 1987
Reported by Committee
Jul 28, 1987
Passed House
Nov 9, 1987
Passed Senate with Changes
Dec 17, 1987
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Senate Agreed to Changes
Dec 22, 1987
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 11, 1988

Details

Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
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Votes

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