H.R. 2152 (102nd): High Seas Driftnet Fisheries Enforcement Act

Introduced:

Apr 30, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 2, 1992

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 2, 1992.

Law:

Pub.L. 102-582

Sponsor:

Gerry Studds

Representative for Massachusetts's 10th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 2, 1992

About the bill

Full Title

To enhance the effectiveness of the United Nations international driftnet fishery conservation program.

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History

Apr 30, 1991
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 3, 1991
 
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.

Feb 25, 1992
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jul 31, 1992
 
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. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 12, 1992
 
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. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 4, 1992
 
House Agreed to Changes

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.

Nov 2, 1992
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2152”). 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
63 cosponsors (44D, 18R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
SUSPEND THE RULES AND PASS AS AMENDED
Feb 25, 1992 4:05 p.m.
Passed 412/0

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. 11 (Related)
Revenue Act of 1992

Pocket Vetoed
Nov 5, 1992

H.Res. 548 (Caused-Action)
To provide for the consideration of the Senate amendment to H.R. 2152.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Aug 10, 1992

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