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H.R. 5887 (112th): Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2012

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To authorize appropriations for the Coast Guard for fiscal years 2013 through 2015, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Frank LoBiondo

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

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Last Updated: Jun 1, 2012
Length: 19 pages
Introduced
Jun 1, 2012
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

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This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 2838: Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2012
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 20, 2012. (compare text)
Cosponsors

1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)

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History

Jun 1, 2012
 
Introduced

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

Jun 7, 2012
 
Ordered Reported

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

H.R. 5887 (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. 5887. 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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