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

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

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Feb 6, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

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


Hamilton Fish Jr.

Representative for New York's 21st congressional district



Feb 6, 1991

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H.R. 856 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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

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