Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 19th congressional district. Republican.
Feb 28, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 28, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 28, 1989
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 15, 1989
Companion Bill — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 486 (101st), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 1143 (101st).
H.R. 1143 (101st) 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 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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