H.R. 2765 (111th): Securing the Protection of our Enduring and Established Constitutional Heritage Act

Introduced:

Jun 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 10, 2010

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 10, 2010.

Law:

Pub.L. 111-223

Sponsor:

Steve Cohen

Representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 25, 2010
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 28, United States Code, to prohibit recognition and enforcement of foreign defamation judgments and certain foreign judgments against the providers of interactive computer services.

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History

Jun 9, 2009
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 10, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jun 15, 2009
 
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.

Jul 14, 2010
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Jul 19, 2010
 
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 27, 2010
 
House 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. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 10, 2010
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2765”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (7D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

Related Bills

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S. 3518 (Related)
Securing the Protection of our Enduring and Established Constitutional Heritage Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 22, 2010

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