S. 778 (103rd): Watermelon Research and Promotion Improvement Act of 1993

Introduced:

Apr 7, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 14, 1993

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 14, 1993.

Law:

Pub.L. 103-189

Sponsor:

David Boren

Senator from Oklahoma

Democrat

Text:

Read Text »
Last Updated: Nov 21, 1993
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Watermelon Research and Promotion Act to expand operation of the Act to the entire United States, to authorize the revocation of the refund provision of the Act, to modify the referendum procedures of the Act, and for other purposes.

Read CRS Summary >

History

Apr 7, 1993
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 20, 1993
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 20, 1993
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Committee Discharged.

Nov 21, 1993
 
Passed House

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 without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 14, 1993
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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
none
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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. 653 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 27, 1993

H.R. 3515 (Related)
Omnibus Agricultural Research and Promotion Improvement Act

Passed House
Last Action: Nov 20, 1993

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

Congress.gov

Congress.gov is updated generally one day after events occur. Legislative activity since the last update may not be reflected on GovTrack. Data via congress project.

Citation

Click a format for a citation suggestion: