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H.R. 1299 (111th): United States Capitol Police Administrative Technical Corrections Act of 2009

About the bill

Source: Wikipedia

The Travel Promotion Act of 2009 (Pub.L. 111–145, Sec. 9) is a law creating the Corporation for Travel Promotion, a public-private partnership tasked with promoting tourism in the United States. To fund the Corporation's activities, the Act provides for a fee of $10 for use of the Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA). Additionally, the Act authorizes a further charge to recover the costs of providing and administrating the ESTA.

The House passed the bill by a vote of 358–66 in October 2009, and the Senate ...

Sponsor and status

Robert Brady

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Aug 25, 2010
Length: 17 pages

Mar 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 4, 2010

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 4, 2010.


Pub.L. 111-145

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 2935: Travel Promotion Act of 2009

Introduced on Jun 18, 2009. 58% incorporated. (compare text)


Mar 4, 2009

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Mar 25, 2009
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue 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 31, 2009
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Oct 29, 2009
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.

Nov 6, 2009
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House with an Amendment.

Feb 25, 2010
Senate 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.

Mar 4, 2010
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1299 (111th) 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 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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