H.R. 1415 (102nd): Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1992 and 1993

Introduced:

Mar 13, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 28, 1991

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 28, 1991.

Law:

Pub.L. 102-138

Sponsor:

Howard Berman

Representative for California's 26th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 28, 1991

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 1992 and 1993 for the Department of State, and for other purposes.

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History

Mar 13, 1991
 
Introduced

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Apr 30, 1991
 
Reported by Committee

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May 15, 1991
 
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.

Jul 29, 1991
 
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.

Oct 4, 1991
 
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The Senate approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The House must also approve the conference report. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 8, 1991
 
Conference Report Agreed to by House

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.

Oct 28, 1991
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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