H.R. 1891 (114th): To extend the African Growth and Opportunity Act, the Generalized System of Preferences, the preferential duty treatment program for Haiti, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Apr 17, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Ordered Reported (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on April 23, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 1295: Trade Preferences Extension Act of 2015
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 29, 2015. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Paul Ryan

Representative for Wisconsin's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 1, 2015
Length: 28 pages

History

Apr 17, 2015
 
Introduced

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

Apr 23, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

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Apr 23, 2015
 
Considered by House Committee on Ways and Means

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

May 1, 2015
 
Reported by House Committee on Ways and Means

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

H.R. 1891 (114th) 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 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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