H.R. 12 (102nd): Beaches Environmental Assessment, Closure, and Health Act of 1991


Jan 3, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 22, 1992 but was never passed by the Senate.


William Hughes

Representative for New Jersey's 2nd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act and the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 to improve the quality of coastal recreation waters, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 31 (103rd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 5, 1993

S. 1277 (Related)
Beaches Environmental Assessment, Closure, and Health Act of 1990

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 12, 1991

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 12” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 3, 1991
Reported by Committee
Nov 20, 1991
Passed House
Sep 22, 1992
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


27 cosponsors (20D, 5R, 1D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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


There have been no votes related to this bill.

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