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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
5 cosponsors (4D, 1R) (show)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
- Related Bills
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.H.R. 3270 (identical)
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 27, 2011H.R. 3321 (Related)America’s Cup Act of 2011
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 29, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1759 — 112th Congress: America’s Cup Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1759
“S. 1759 — 112th Congress: America’s Cup Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 28, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1759>
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