H.R. 4829 (98th): Ocean Dumping Amendments Act of 1984


Feb 9, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 1, 1984 but was never passed by the Senate.


Norman D'Amours

Representative for New Hampshire's 1st congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title I of the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act of 1972.

Summary (CRS)

(Measure passed House, amended) Ocean Dumping Amendments Act of 1984 - Amends the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act of 1972 to include "wetlands" among the factors considered in assessing ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 9, 1984

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 10, 1984
Reported by Committee

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Oct 1, 1984
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.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4829”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 6113 (97th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 20, 1982

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