H.R. 6164 (97th): International Carriage of Perishable Foodstuffs Act

Introduced:

Apr 27, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 15, 1982

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 15, 1982.

Law:

Pub.L. 97-325

Sponsor:

Eligio “Kika” de la Garza

Representative for Texas's 15th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 15, 1982

About the bill

Full Title

An act to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to implement the Agreement on the International Carriage of Perishable Foodstuffs and on the Special Equipment to be Used for Such Carriage (ATP), and for other purposes.

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History

Apr 27, 1982
 
Introduced

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May 13, 1982
 
Reported by Committee

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May 18, 1982
 
Passed House

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.

Sep 29, 1982
 
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 Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 15, 1982
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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Votes

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Related Bills

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S. 2351 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 5, 1982

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