H.R. 527 (113th): Helium Stewardship Act of 2013


Feb 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 2, 2013

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 2, 2013.


Pub.L. 113-40


Doc Hastings

Representative for Washington's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2013
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Helium Act to complete the privatization of the Federal helium reserve in a competitive market fashion that ensures stability in the helium markets while protecting the interests of American taxpayers, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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

S. 783 (Related)
Helium Stewardship Act of 2013

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 18, 2013

H.Res. 354 (Related)
Providing for the concurrence by the House in the Senate amendment to H.R. 527, ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 25, 2013

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 527” means this is a House of Representatives 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.


Feb 6, 2013
Reported by Committee
Mar 20, 2013
Passed House
Apr 26, 2013
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Passed Senate with Changes
Sep 19, 2013
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Senate Agreed to Changes
Sep 26, 2013
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 2, 2013


4 cosponsors (2R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Apr 26, 2013 12:49 p.m.
Passed 394/1
Sep 19, 2013 2:15 p.m.
Bill Passed 97/2

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