H.R. 3777 (99th): Trade Law Modernization Act


Nov 19, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 21, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Dingell

Representative for Michigan's 16th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to give the Nation's performance in international trade appropriately greater importance in the formulation of government policy, to modernize the remedies available to United States producers regarding unfair and injurious foreign trade practices, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/30/1986--Reported to House amended, Part I.(Reported to House from the Committee on Energy and Commerce with amendment, H. Rept. 99-468 (PartI)) Trade Law Modernization Act - Title I - National ... Read more >

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Nov 19, 1985

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Nov 21, 1985
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3777”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


38 cosponsors (29D, 9R) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 4800 (Related)
Trade and International Economic Policy Reform Act of 1986

Passed House
Last Action: May 22, 1986

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