H.R. 11200 (94th): A bill to approve the Compact of Permanent Union Between Puerto Rico and the United States.

Introduced:

Dec 17, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 17, 1975, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jaime Benítez

Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico At Large

Popular Democrat

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
Approves the compact of permanent union between Puerto Rico and the United States. Accords to Puerto Rico the right of self-government and jurisdiction over the population, territorial seas, and Island ... Read more >
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H.R. 11201 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 17, 1975

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History

Introduced
Dec 17, 1975

Details

Cosponsors
24 cosponsors (17D, 7R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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