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

Introduced:

Jan 3, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
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.

Sponsor:

William Hughes

Representative for New Jersey's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 3, 1991
 
Introduced

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Nov 20, 1991
 
Reported by Committee

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Sep 22, 1992
 
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.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

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

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Votes

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

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

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