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H.R. 1159 (103rd): Passenger Vessel Safety Act of 1993

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To revise, clarify, and improve certain marine safety laws of the United States, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

William “Billy” Tauzin

Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 10, 1993
Length: 9 pages
Introduced
Mar 1, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 9, 1993 but was never passed by the Senate.

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History

Mar 1, 1993
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

May 5, 1993
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jun 9, 1993
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

H.R. 1159 (103rd) 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.

This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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