H.R. 1907: Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015

Introduced:

Apr 21, 2015

Status:

Reported by Committee on Apr 23, 2015

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on April 23, 2015.

Sponsor:

Patrick “Pat” Tiberi

Representative for Ohio's 12th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 14, 2015
Length: 188 pages

Prognosis:

11% chance of being enacted (details)

See Instead:

H.R. 644 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Feb 24, 2016

S. 1269 (same title)
Reported by Committee — May 11, 2015

About the bill

Full Title

To reauthorize trade facilitation and trade enforcement functions and activities, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Summary

This is the first incarnation of the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015, which includes a variety of requirements on trade protection and general trade policy. It would authorize and fund United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP), an agency within the Department of Homeland Security. CBP regulates trade of foreign products entering the United States. The funding ...

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History

Apr 21, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 23, 2015
 
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.

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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