A bill to implement the United States-Canada Free-Trade Agreement.
Jul 26, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 28, 1988
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 28, 1988.
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Last Updated: Sep 28, 1988
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H.R. 5090 (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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