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May 8, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996
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.
Senator from South Dakota
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Last Updated: Sep 4, 1996
Length: 14 pages
A bill to establish the United States Tourism Organization as a nongovernmental entity for the purpose of promoting tourism in the United States.
8/2/1996--Passed Senate amended.United States Tourism Organization Act - Establishes:(1) the National Tourism Board to develop a national travel and tourism strategy for increasing U.S. tourism; and(2) the United States Tourism ... Read more >
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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.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1735”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1735 — 104th Congress: United States Tourism Organization Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/s1735
“S. 1735 — 104th Congress: United States Tourism Organization Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1996. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/s1735>
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