H.R. 436 (104th): Edible Oil Regulatory Reform Act


Jan 9, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 20, 1995

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 20, 1995.


Pub.L. 104-55


Thomas Ewing

Representative for Illinois's 15th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 7, 1995
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require the head of any Federal agency to differentiate between fats, oils, and greases of animal, marine, or vegetable origin, and other oils and greases, in issuing certain regulations, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Edible Oil Regulatory Reform Act - Requires a Federal agency, in issuing or enforcing a regulation or guideline pertaining to the transportation, storage, or release of a fat, oil, or ... Read more >


Jan 9, 1995

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 20, 1995
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Oct 10, 1995
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 2, 1995
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 Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 7, 1995
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 without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 20, 1995
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 436”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


84 cosponsors (59R, 25D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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