H.R. 98 (101st): Guam Commonwealth Act


Jan 3, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 3, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ben Blaz

Delegate for Guam At Large


About the bill

Full Title

To establish the Commonwealth of Guam, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/3/1989--Introduced.Guam Commonwealth Act - TitleI - Political RelationshipCreates the Commonwealth of Guam. Grants the people of Guam the right of full self-government through adoption of a Constitution, consistent with U.S. ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 3, 1989

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 98”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


209 cosponsors (108R, 101D) (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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