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H.R. 254 (108th): To authorize the President of the United States to agree to certain amendments to the Agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the United Mexican States concerning the establishment of a Border Environment Cooperation Commission and a North American Development Bank, and for other purposes.

Douglas “Doug” Bereuter

Sponsor. Representative for Nebraska's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 25, 2004
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

Jan 8, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 5, 2004

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 5, 2004.

Law:

Pub.L. 108-215

History

Jan 8, 2003
 
Introduced

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Feb 13, 2003
 
Ordered Reported

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Feb 26, 2003
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 12, 2004
 
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.

Mar 25, 2004
 
House 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.

Apr 5, 2004
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 254 (108th) 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 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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