H.R. 1875 (111th): End the Trade Deficit Act


Apr 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 28, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.


Peter DeFazio

Representative for Oregon's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 5, 2010
Length: 15 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To establish the Emergency Trade Deficit Commission.

Summary (CRS)

7/28/2010--Passed House amended.Establishes the Emergency Trade Deficit Commission to examine, and report to the President and Congress on, the causes of the U.S. trade deficit, together with recommendations on how ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 2, 2009

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Jul 28, 2010
Passed House

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.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1875”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


13 cosponsors (13D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 6795 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 2008

S. 3893 (Related)
A bill to establish the Emergency Trade Deficit Commission, and for other purposes.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 29, 2010

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