Sponsor and status
101st Congress (1989–1990)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 13, 1989
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 13, 1989.
Representative for Arkansas's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 13, 1989
May 2, 1989
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May 11, 1989
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Nov 22, 1989
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Dec 13, 1989
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 2178 (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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2178. This is the one from the 101st Congress.
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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To designate lock and dam numbered 4 on the Arkansas River, Arkansas, as the “Emmett Sanders Lock and Dam”, Pub. L. No. 101-230, H.R. 2178, 101st Cong. (1989).
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