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

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.

Sponsor and status

Walter “Wally” Herger

Sponsor. Representative for California's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 19, 2011
Length: 3 pages

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

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 1759: America’s Cup Act of 2011

Passed Senate (House next) on Nov 3, 2011. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3270: America’s Cup Act of 2011

Introduced on Oct 27, 2011. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3311: America’s Cup Act of 2011

Introduced on Nov 2, 2011. 97% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 563: Domestic Energy Independence and Maritime Jobs Creation Act

Introduced on Feb 8, 2011. 95% incorporated. (compare text)


Nov 2, 2011

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Nov 4, 2011
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Nov 17, 2011
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 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.

H.R. 3321 (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.

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

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