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Legislative History and Digest of S. 1004

SPONSOR: Sen. Ted Stevens (R-AK) (introduced 06/29/95)

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COMPLETE BILL TEXT:
The complete bill text is available on Thomas: The Library of Congress Web Site. In Thomas, click on Full Text of Legislation, then 104th Congress Bills, then Search by Bill Number, type in s. 1004, hit RUN QUERY, and choose the most recent version.


STATUS: Detailed Legislative History

Senate Action(s)

Jun 29, 95:
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Jul 20, 95:
Committee on Commerce. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
Oct 19, 95:
Committee on Commerce. Reported to Senate by Senator Pressler with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 104-160.
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 210.
Nov 17, 95:
Measure laid before Senate.
Amendment SP 3058 proposed by Senator Lott for Senator Stevens.
Amendment SP 3058 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 3059 proposed by Senator Lott for Senator Stevens.
Amendment SP 3059 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 3060 proposed by Senator Lott for Senator Kerry.
Amendment SP 3060 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
The committee substitute as amended agreed to by Voice Vote.
Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.
Nov 19, 95:
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Mar 5, 96:
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill and House requests a conference.
Sep 27, 96:
Conference papers: Senate report and managers' statement held at the desk in Senate.
Sep 28, 96:
Conference papers: message on House action held at the desk in Senate.
Sep 30, 96:
Message on Senate action sent to the House.

House Action(s)

Feb 29, 96:
Called up by House by unanimous consent.
The House struck all after the enacting clause and inserted in lieu thereof the provisions of a similar measure H.R. 1361. Agreed to without objection.
Passed House (Amended) by voice vote.

Conference Action(s)

Feb 29, 96:
On motion that the House insist upon its amendment, and request a conference Agreed to without objection.
The Speaker appointed conferees - from the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure for consideration of the Senate bill and the House amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Shuster, Young (AK), Coble, Fowler, Baker (CA), Oberstar, Clement, and Poshard.
The Speaker appointed conferees - from the Committee on the Judiciary for consideration of sec. 901 of the Senate bill, and sec. 430 of the House amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Hyde, McCollum, and Conyers.
Jul 11, 96:
Senate disagreed to the House Amendment by Unanimous Consent.
Senate agreed to request for conference. Appointed conferees. Pressler; Stevens; Gorton; Lott; Hutchison; Snowe; Ashcroft; Abraham; Hollings; Inouye; Ford; Kerry; Breaux; Dorgan; Wyden.
Senate appointed conferees Chafee; Warner; Smith; Faircloth; Inhofe; Baucus; Lautenberg; Lieberman; Boxer by unanimous consent from the Committee on Environment and Public Works for the consideration of all oil pollution Act issues.
Sep 19, 96:
Conference held.
Sep 27, 96:
Conference report H. Rept. 104-854 filed in House.
House Agreed to Conference Report by voice vote.
Conferees agreed to file conference report.
Sep 28, 96:
Senate agreed to conference report by Unanimous Consent.

Executive Action(s)

Sep 28, 96:
Cleared for White House.
Oct 9, 96:
Presented to President.

COMMITTEE OF REFERRAL:

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation


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(REVISED AS OF 02/29/96 -- Passed House, amended)

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