H.R. 2615 (114th): Virgin Islands of the United States Centennial Commission Act

To establish the Virgin Islands of the United States Centennial Commission.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 2, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 29, 2016

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 29, 2016.

Law:

Pub.L. 114-224

Sponsor:

Stacey Plaskett

Delegate for the Virgin Islands

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2016
Length: 4 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 3148: John F. Kennedy Centennial Commission Act

Introduced on Jul 7, 2016. 72% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Jun 2, 2015
 
Introduced

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Mar 1, 2016
 
Ordered Reported

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Apr 12, 2016
 
Reported by House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

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Apr 26, 2016
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Aug 30, 2016
 
Text Published

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Aug 30, 2016
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

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Sep 20, 2016
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 29, 2016
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 2615 (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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