S. 1791 (101st): Tourism Policy and Export Promotion Act of 1990

A bill to amend the International Travel Act of 1961 to assist in the growth of international travel and tourism into the United States, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Oct 25, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on May 16, 1990 but was never passed by the House.


John “Jay” Rockefeller IV

Senator from West Virginia



Oct 25, 1989

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 3, 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.

May 16, 1990
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

S. 1791 (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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