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H.R. 2628 (100th): Imported Vehicle Safety Compliance Act of 1988

A bill to amend the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 1966 respecting the importation of motor vehicles in anticipation of compliance with safety standards under such Act.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Jun 8, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 31, 1988

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 31, 1988.

Law
Pub.L. 100-562
Sponsor

Robert Whittaker

Representative for Kansas's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text

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Last Updated: Oct 31, 1988

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History

Jun 8, 1987
 
Introduced

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Aug 4, 1987
 
Ordered Reported

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Dec 14, 1987
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 5, 1988
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 31, 1988
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Oct 31, 1988
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress.

H.R. 2628 (100th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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