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.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 47th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 28, 1996
Length: 6 pages
104th Congress (1995–1996)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 9, 1996
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Sep 25, 1996
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Sep 26, 1996
Passed House (Senate next)
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Sep 28, 1996
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Oct 9, 1996
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 4168 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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