Vote — Feb 8, 2016 5:31 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 83/0
GovTrack Insider, our Kickstarter-backed work to summarize bills in Congress, has resumed. Here’s what we’ve been up to:
Jun 20, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 10, 1985 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Ohio's 11th congressional district
A bill to amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act of 1980, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2817”). 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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 4, 1985
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 17, 1986
Search for similar bills.
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2817 — 99th Congress: Superfund Amendments of 1985. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr2817
“H.R. 2817 — 99th Congress: Superfund Amendments of 1985.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr2817>
|title=H.R. 2817 (99th)
|accessdate=February 9, 2016
|author=99th Congress (1985)
|date=June 20, 1985
|quote=Superfund Amendments of 1985