S. 1759 (112th): America’s Cup Act of 2011


Oct 20, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on November 3, 2011 but was never passed by the House.


Dianne Feinstein

Senator from California



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Last Updated: Nov 3, 2011
Length: 8 pages

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H.R. 3321 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Nov 29, 2011

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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.

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H.R. 3270 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 27, 2011

H.R. 3321 (Related)
America’s Cup Act of 2011

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 29, 2011

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1759” means this is a Senate 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.

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Oct 20, 2011
Reported by Committee
Nov 2, 2011
Passed Senate
Nov 3, 2011
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


5 cosponsors (4D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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