Jul 14, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 6, 1988 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district
About the bill
A bill to establish a 12-mile territorial sea and a 24-mile contiguous zone, to establish the National Oceans Policy Commission, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
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.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5069 — 100th Congress: Territorial Sea and Contiguous Zone Extension Act of 1988. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5069
“H.R. 5069 — 100th Congress: Territorial Sea and Contiguous Zone Extension Act of 1988.” www.GovTrack.us. 1988. September 26, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5069>
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