H.R. 6180 (110th): TRADE Act of 2008


Jun 4, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 4, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael Michaud

Representative for Maine's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 4, 2008
Length: 45 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require a review of existing trade agreements and renegotiation of existing trade agreements based on the review, to set terms for future trade agreements, to express the sense of the House of Representatives that the role of Congress in trade policymaking should be strengthened, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/4/2008--Introduced.Trade Reform, Accountability, Development, and Employment Act of 2008, or the TRADE Act of 2008 - Directs the Comptroller General of the United States to:(1) review biennially certain free trade ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 4, 2008

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6180”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


74 cosponsors (73D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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