H.R. 3008 (104th): Helium Privatization Act of 1996


Mar 5, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 30, 1996 but was never passed by the Senate.


Christopher Cox

Representative for California's 47th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 27, 1996
Length: 15 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 4168 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 9, 1996

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Helium Act to authorize the Secretary to enter into agreements with private parties for the recovery and disposal of helium on Federal lands, and for other purposes.

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Mar 5, 1996

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Apr 30, 1996
Passed House

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Jun 27, 1996
Text Published

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7 cosponsors (6R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Suspend the rules and pass
Apr 30, 1996 6:57 p.m.
Passed 411/10

Related Bills

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H.R. 4168 (Related)
Helium Privatization Act of 1996

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 9, 1996

H.R. 2906 (Related)
Helium Privatization Act of 1996

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 30, 1996

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