H.R. 3283 (109th): United States Trade Rights Enforcement Act

To enhance resources to enforce United States trade rights.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jul 14, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 27, 2005 but was never passed by the Senate.


Philip “Phil” English

Representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 28, 2005
Length: 34 pages


Jul 14, 2005

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 26, 2005
Failed in the House Under Suspension

Passage was attempted under a fast-track procedure called "suspension of the rules." The vote failed, but the bill can be voted on again.

Jul 27, 2005
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 3283 (109th) 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 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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