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H.R. 1724 (102nd): Andean Trade Preference Act


To provide for the termination of the application of title IV of the Trade Act of 1974 to Czechoslovakia and Hungary.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Apr 11, 1991
102nd Congress (1991–1992)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 4, 1991

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 4, 1991.

Law
Pub.L. 102-182
Sponsor

Sam Gibbons

Representative for Florida's 7th congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Dec 4, 1991

Cosponsors

25 Cosponsors (15 Democrats, 10 Republicans)

Source

History

Apr 11, 1991
 
Introduced

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Sep 25, 1991
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 8, 1991
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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.

Nov 15, 1991
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 20, 1991
 
Passed House with Changes (back to Senate)

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes. The vote was by special rule so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 26, 1991
 
Conference Report Agreed to by House (Senate next)

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 House approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The Senate must also approve the conference report. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 26, 1991
 
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

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.

Dec 4, 1991
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1724 (102nd) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1724. This is the one from the 102nd Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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