H.R. 4848 (100th): Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1988

The Omnibus Foreign Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1988 is an act passed by the United States Congress and signed into law by President Ronald Reagan.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jun 16, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 23, 1988

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 23, 1988.

Law:

Pub.L. 100-418

Sponsor:

Daniel Rostenkowski

Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 23, 1988

History

Jun 16, 1988
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 13, 1988
 
Passed House

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

Aug 3, 1988
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Aug 23, 1988
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 4848 (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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