H.R. 4800 (99th): Trade and International Economic Policy Reform Act of 1986


May 9, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 22, 1986 but was never passed by the Senate.


James Wright Jr.

Representative for Texas's 12th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to enhance the competitiveness of American industry; and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/22/1986--Passed House amended.(Measure passed House, amended, roll call #141 (295-115)) Trade and International Economic Policy Reform Act of 1986 - TitleI - Trade Law AmendmentsSubtitleA - Enforcement of United States ... Read more >

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May 9, 1986

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May 22, 1986
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4800”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


61 cosponsors (61D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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H.Res. 456 (rule)

Last Action: May 15, 1986

H.R. 4751 (Related)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 6, 1986

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