S. 1735 (104th): United States Tourism Organization Act

Introduced:

May 8, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on August 2, 1996 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Larry Pressler

Senator from South Dakota

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 4, 1996
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish the United States Tourism Organization as a nongovernmental entity for the purpose of promoting tourism in the United States.

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History

May 8, 1996
 
Introduced

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Jun 6, 1996
 
Reported by Committee

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Aug 2, 1996
 
Passed Senate

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

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