H.R. 534: U.S. Wants to Compete for a World Expo Act

To require the Secretary of State to take such actions as may be necessary for the United States to rejoin the Bureau of International Expositions, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 13, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on May 8, 2017

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 8, 2017.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-32

Sponsor:

Tom Emmer

Representative for Minnesota's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 5, 2017
Length: 2 pages

History

Jan 13, 2017
 
Introduced

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Apr 25, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

May 3, 2017
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

May 4, 2017
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

May 4, 2017
 
House Agreed to Changes

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 without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

May 8, 2017
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 534 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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