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


Jun 16, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988


Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 23, 1988

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


Pub.L. 100-418


Daniel Rostenkowski

Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 23, 1988

About the bill

Full Title

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


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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Jun 16, 1988

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.

This page is about 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.

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