H.R. 3656 (101st): Gas Related Activities Act of 1990


Nov 14, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 15, 1990

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 15, 1990.


Pub.L. 101-572


Edward “Ed” Markey

Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 15, 1990

About the bill

Full Title

An act to clarify the application of the functional relationship test to gas utility holding companies registered under the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935.

Summary (CRS)

Gas Related Activities Act of 1990 - Declares that the acquisition by a registered public utility holding company of any interest in a natural gas company (or a company engaged ... Read more >


Nov 14, 1989

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 13, 1990
Reported by Committee

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May 8, 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 27, 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 15, 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. 3656”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 5224 (Related)
Gas Related Activities Act of 1990

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 28, 1990

H.Res. 405 (Caused-Action)
To provide for the correction of the engrossment of H.R. 3656.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 5, 1990

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