H.R. 3 (100th): Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1987


Jan 6, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988


Vetoed & Override Passed House, Failed in Senate on Jun 8, 1988

This bill was vetoed. The Senate attempted to override the veto on June 8, 1988 but failed.


Richard “Dick” Gephardt

Representative for Missouri's 3rd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to enhance the competitiveness of American industry, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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S. 1420 (Related)
Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1987

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 24, 1987

S. 659 (Related)
Agricultural Aid and Trade Missions Act

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 25, 1988

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Jan 6, 1987
Reported by Committee
Mar 24, 1987
Passed House
Apr 30, 1987
Passed Senate with Changes
Jul 21, 1987
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate
Apr 27, 1988
May 24, 1988
Senate Override Failed
Jun 8, 1988


208 cosponsors (206D, 2R) (show)
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