H.R. 856 (102nd): Northern Ireland Fair Employment Practices Act

Introduced:

Feb 6, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 6, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Hamilton Fish Jr.

Representative for New York's 21st congressional district

Republican

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for adherence with the MacBride Principles by United States persons doing business in Northern Ireland.

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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. 725 (101st) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 31, 1989

H.R. 672 (103rd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 27, 1993

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 856” 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.

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History

Introduced
Feb 6, 1991

Details

Cosponsors
74 cosponsors (59D, 13R, 1D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Trade

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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