H.R. 2840 (101st): Coastal Barrier Improvement Act of 1990


Jun 29, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 16, 1990

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 16, 1990.


Pub.L. 101-591


Gerry Studds

Representative for Massachusetts's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 16, 1990

About the bill

Full Title

To reauthorize the Coastal Barrier Resources Act, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Coastal Barrier Improvement Act of 1990 - Amends the Coastal Barrier Resources Act to remove references to unconsolidated sedimentary materials from the definition of "undeveloped coastal barrier." Includes expenditures or ... Read more >


Jun 29, 1989

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 27, 1990
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.

Sep 28, 1990
Passed House

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.

Oct 26, 1990
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 27, 1990
House Agreed to Changes

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.

Nov 16, 1990
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2840”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


49 cosponsors (38D, 11R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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