S. 2651 (100th): United States-Canada Free-Trade Agreement Implementation Act of 1988


Jul 25, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Enacted as H.R. 5090 (companion bill)

Robert Byrd

Senator from West Virginia


See Instead:

H.R. 5090 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Sep 28, 1988

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to implement the United States-Canada Free-Trade Agreement.

Summary (CRS)

7/25/1988--Introduced.United States-Canada Free-Trade Agreement Implementation Act of 1988 - TitleI - Approval of United States-Canada Free-Trade Agreement and Relationship of Agreement to United StatesDeclares that the Congress approves the U.S.-Canada ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 25, 1988

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Aug 9, 1988
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.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2651”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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