H.R. 11559 (93rd): A bill to place certain submerged lands within the jurisdiction of the governments of Guam, the Virgin Islands, and American Samoa, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 26, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 5, 1974

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 5, 1974.

Law:

Pub.L. 93-435

Sponsor:

Ron de Lugo

Delegate for the Virgin Islands

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 5, 1974

History

Nov 26, 1973
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 18, 1974
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Sep 18, 1974
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Sep 25, 1974
 
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.

Oct 5, 1974
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 11559 (93rd) 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 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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