H.R. 1958 (99th): A bill to authorize appropriations for the National Ocean Pollution Planning Act of 1978 and title II of the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act of 1972 for the fiscal years 1986 and 1987, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Apr 3, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 8, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Barbara Mikulski

Representative for Maryland's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

History

Apr 3, 1985
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 8, 1985
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

H.R. 1958 (99th) 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 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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