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S. 2375 (105th): International Anti-Bribery and Fair Competition Act of 1998


An original bill to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act of 1977, to strengthen prohibitions on international bribery and other corrupt practices, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Alfonse D’Amato

Sponsor. Senator for New York. Republican.

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Last Updated: Oct 21, 1998
Length: 11 pages
Introduced
Jul 30, 1998
105th Congress (1997–1998)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 10, 1998

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 10, 1998.

Law
Pub.L. 105-366
Source

History

Jun 25, 1998
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 30, 1998
 
Introduced

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Jul 31, 1998
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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Oct 9, 1998
 
Passed House

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.

Oct 9, 1998
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate with an Amendment.

Oct 9, 1998
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House with an Amendment.

Oct 14, 1998
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

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 Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 21, 1998
 
Senate 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 by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 10, 1998
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 2375 (105th) was a 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2375. This is the one from the 105th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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