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.


Oct 18, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000


Enacted — Signed by the President on May 18, 2000

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


Pub.L. 106-201


John Chafee

Senator from Rhode Island



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Last Updated: May 5, 2000
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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

Amends the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to continue a required annual report from the Secretary of the Interior to Congress concerning a cost analysis of endangered or threatened species ... Read more >


Oct 18, 1999

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.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1744”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
May 3, 2000 12:35 p.m.
Passed 420/0

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