Jul 28, 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 4, 1988 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Massachusetts's 10th congressional district
About the bill
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. 5117 — 100th Congress: A bill to require that plastic ring carrier devices be degradable.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5117
“H.R. 5117 — 100th Congress: A bill to require that plastic ring carrier devices be degradable..” www.GovTrack.us. 1988. September 30, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5117>
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|quote=A bill to require that plastic ring carrier devices be degradable.