H.R. 2243 (103rd): Federal Trade Commission Act Amendments of 1994

Introduced:

May 24, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 26, 1994

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 26, 1994.

Law:

Pub.L. 103-312

Sponsor:

Allan Swift

Representative for Washington's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 11, 1994
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Trade Commission Act to extend the authorization of appropriations in such Act, and for other purposes.

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History

May 24, 1993
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 8, 1993
 
Reported by Committee

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Jun 21, 1993
 
Passed House

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.

Sep 22, 1993
 
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.

Sep 22, 1993
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Committee Discharged.

Jul 25, 1994
 
Conference Report Agreed to by House

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.

Aug 11, 1994
 
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.

Aug 26, 1994
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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Details

Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

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