H.R. 4461 (100th): A bill to prohibit operations by the Coast Guard in the Persian Gulf region.


Apr 26, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 26, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael Lowry

Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

4/26/1988--Introduced.Prohibits the Secretary of the department in which the Coast Guard is operating, notwithstanding any other law, from authorizing the use of any resources of the Coast Guard to carry ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 26, 1988

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4461”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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

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