H.R. 3060 (104th): Antarctic Science, Tourism, and Conservation Act of 1996

To implement the Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty.



Mar 12, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 2, 1996

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 2, 1996.


Pub.L. 104-227


Robert Walker

Representative for Pennsylvania's 16th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 10, 1996
Length: 11 pages


Mar 12, 1996

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 24, 1996
Reported by Committee

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Jun 10, 1996
Passed House

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

Sep 4, 1996
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 Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 10, 1996
House Agreed to Changes

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.

Oct 2, 1996
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3060 (104th) 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 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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