S. 1744 (106th): An original bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to provide that certain species conservation reports shall continue to be submitted.

An "original bill" is one which is drafted and approved by a committee before it is formally introduced in the House or Senate.

Overview

Introduced:

Oct 18, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on May 18, 2000

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 18, 2000.

Law:

Pub.L. 106-201

Sponsor:

John Chafee

Senator from Rhode Island

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 5, 2000
Length: 1 pages

History

Oct 18, 1999
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 18, 1999
 
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.

Mar 27, 2000
 
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.

May 3, 2000
 
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.

May 18, 2000
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 1744 (106th) 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.

This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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