H.R. 2712 (100th): A bill making appropriations for the Department of the Interior and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1988, and for other purposes.


Jun 18, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on September 30, 1987 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.


Sidney Yates

Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

9/30/1987--Passed Senate amended.(Measure passed Senate, amended, roll call #288 (91-5)) TitleI - Department of the InteriorMakes appropriations for FY 1988 within the Department of the Interior for the Bureau of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 18, 1987

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Jun 18, 1987
Reported by Committee

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Jun 25, 1987
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Sep 30, 1987
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2712”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.J.Res. 395 (Related)
A joint resolution making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 1988, and for ...

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 22, 1987

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