H.R. 2204 (105th): Coast Guard Authorization Act of 1998


Jul 21, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 13, 1998

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 13, 1998.


Pub.L. 105-383


Elmer “Bud” Shuster

Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 21, 1998
Length: 40 pages

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Full Title

To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 1998 and 1999 for the Coast Guard, and for other purposes.

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H.R. 820 (106th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Jul 27, 2000

S. 1259 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 8, 1997

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2204” 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.


Jul 21, 1997
Reported by Committee
Jul 23, 1997
Passed House
Oct 21, 1997
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes
Oct 12, 1998
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Senate Agreed to Changes
Oct 21, 1998
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 13, 1998


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
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