H.R. 3321 (112th): America’s Cup Act of 2011


Nov 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 29, 2011

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 29, 2011.


Pub.L. 112-61


Walter “Wally” Herger

Representative for California's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 19, 2011
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To facilitate the hosting in the United States of the 34th America's Cup by authorizing certain eligible vessels to participate in activities related to the competition, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

America's Cup Act of 2011 - Authorizes eligible competing or supporting vessels operating only in preparation for, or in connection with, the 34th America's Cup commencing in 2011 in the ... Read more >


Nov 2, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 4, 2011
Passed House

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

Nov 17, 2011
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.

Nov 18, 2011
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 without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 29, 2011
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. 3321”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Nov 4, 2011 11:28 a.m.
Passed 387/2

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1759 (Related)
America’s Cup Act of 2011

Passed Senate
Last Action: Nov 3, 2011

H.R. 3311 (Related)
America’s Cup Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 2, 2011

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