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H.R. 3048 (100th): National Superconductivity and Competitiveness Act of 1988

A bill to establish a national Federal program effort in close collaboration with the private sector to develop as rapidly as possible the applications of superconductivity to enhance the Nation's economic competitiveness and strategic well-being, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Introduced:

Jul 29, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 19, 1988

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 19, 1988.

Law:

Pub.L. 100-697

Sponsor:

David McCurdy

Representative for Oklahoma's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 19, 1988

History

Jul 29, 1987
 
Introduced

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Aug 11, 1988
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 20, 1988
 
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 21, 1988
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 19, 1988
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3048 (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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