Legislation Coming Up — Nov 25, 2015 3:07 a.m.
This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jan 27, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This bill was introduced on January 27, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico At Large
A bill to provide financial assistance for the transportation of petroleum and petrochemical products and agricultural commodities between ports located in the continental United States and Puerto Rico.
1/27/1983--Introduced.Puerto Rico Transportation Equalization Act of 1981 - Authorizes the Secretary of Commerce to reimburse eligible exporters and importers for the difference between ocean freight rates charged for shipping any ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2785 (97th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1017”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1017 — 98th Congress: Puerto Rico Transportation Equalization Act of 1981. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr1017
“H.R. 1017 — 98th Congress: Puerto Rico Transportation Equalization Act of 1981.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr1017>
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