H.R. 1 (110th): Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 5, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 3, 2007

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 3, 2007.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-53

Sponsor:

Bennie Thompson

Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2007
Length: 285 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for the implementation of the recommendations of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States.

Summary

The Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007 (Pub.L. 110–53), is an Act of Congress. The Act implements some of the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission including mandating 100% inspection of all air and sea cargo entering the United States, and a new method of redistributing antiterrorism funding.

The bill also authorized the creation ...

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History

Jan 5, 2007
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 9, 2007
 
Passed House

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

Jul 9, 2007
 
Passed Senate with Changes

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.

Jul 26, 2007
 
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The Senate approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The House must also approve the conference report.

Jul 27, 2007
 
Conference Report Agreed to by House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Aug 3, 2007
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This page is about 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.

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