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

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.

Sponsor and status

David Boren

Sponsor. Senator for Oklahoma. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 21, 1993
Length: 7 pages
Apr 7, 1993
103rd Congress (1993–1994)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 14, 1993

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

Pub.L. 103-189


Apr 7, 1993

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Nov 20, 1993
Passed Senate (House next)

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.

S. 778 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 778. This is the one from the 103rd Congress.

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

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