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H.R. 130 (95th): Petroleum Marketing Practices Act

An Act to provide for the protection of franchised distributors and retailers of motor fuel and to encourage conservation of automotive gasoline and competition in the marketing of such gasoline by requiring that information regarding the octane rating of automotive gasoline be disclosed to consumers.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Jan 4, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 19, 1978

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 19, 1978.

Law
Pub.L. 95-297
Sponsor

John Dingell

Representative for Michigan's 16th congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Jun 19, 1978

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History

Jan 4, 1977
 
Introduced

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Apr 5, 1977
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

May 9, 1978
 
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.

Jun 6, 1978
 
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.

Jun 19, 1978
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 130 (95th) 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 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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