H.R. 2353 (98th): Deepwater Port Act Amendments of 1983

A bill to amend the "Deepwater Port Act of 1974" and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 24, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Ordered Reported (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on September 22, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Sponsor:

John Breaux

Representative for Louisiana's 7th congressional district

Democrat

History

Mar 24, 1983
 
Introduced

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Sep 22, 1983
 
Ordered Reported

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H.R. 2353 (98th) 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 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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