About the bill
- Full Title
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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 6, 1988
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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5069” means this is a House of Representatives 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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3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. May 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5069>
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