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H.R. 2838 (112th): Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2012


An Act to authorize appropriations for the Coast Guard for fiscal years 2013 through 2014, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Frank LoBiondo

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 14, 2012
Length: 48 pages
Introduced
Sep 2, 2011
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 20, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 20, 2012.

Law
Pub.L. 112-213
Cosponsors

1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)

Source

Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Barack Obama [D, 2009-2017]: Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2011 (Nov 3, 2011)

What legislators are saying

President Signs Coast Guard Bill Cosponsored by Cantwell Into Law
    — Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA] on Dec 21, 2012

McCaul Legislation Restricting Iran's Movement of Commerce Goes to President for Signature
    — Rep. Michael McCaul [R-TX10] on Dec 13, 2012

Cantwell Statement on Discovery of Tsunami-Blown Dock on WA State Beach
    — Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA] on Dec 19, 2012

More statements at ProPublica Represent...

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 5887: Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2012

Ordered Reported on Jun 7, 2012. 83% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1171: Marine Debris Act Amendments of 2012

Passed House (Senate next) on Aug 1, 2012. 70% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Sep 2, 2011
 
Introduced

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

Sep 8, 2011
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 15, 2011
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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.

Sep 22, 2012
 
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.

Sep 23, 2012
 
Text Published

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

Dec 5, 2012
 
Text Published

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

Dec 12, 2012
 
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. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 20, 2012
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 2838 (112th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2838. This is the one from the 112th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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