H.R. 3723 (104th): Economic Espionage Act of 1996


Jun 26, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 11, 1996

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 11, 1996.


Pub.L. 104-294


Bill McCollum

Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 2, 1996
Length: 26 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 18, United States Code, to protect proprietary economic information, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 982 (Related)
National Information Infrastructure Protection Act of 1996

Passed Senate
Last Action: Sep 18, 1996

S. 1332 (Related)
Possessions and Territories Criminal Law Clarification Act

Passed Senate
Last Action: Dec 14, 1995

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3723” means this is a House of Representatives 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.


Jun 26, 1996
Reported by Committee
Sep 11, 1996
Passed House
Sep 17, 1996
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Passed Senate with Changes
Sep 18, 1996
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House with Changes
Sep 28, 1996
Vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Senate Agreed to Changes
Oct 2, 1996
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 11, 1996


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and pass, as amended
Sep 17, 1996 6:51 p.m.
Passed 399/3

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