Providing for the consideration of H.R. 856, the United States-Puerto Rico Political Status Act
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Providing for the consideration of H.R. 856, the United States-Puerto Rico Political Status Act report (to accompany H. Res. 376). by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Rules.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Referendum -- Puerto Rico,
  • Statehood (American politics),
  • Self-determination, National,
  • Puerto Rico -- Politics and government -- 1952-

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Edition Notes

SeriesReport / 105th Congress, 2d session, House of Representatives -- 105-426.
The Physical Object
Pagination[1] leaf ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17822538M
OCLC/WorldCa38900425

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Shown Here: Passed House amended (03/04/) United States-Puerto Rico Political Status Act - Declares that: (1) if the referendum held under this Act results in approval of sovereignty leading to Statehood for Puerto Rico, the English language requirements of the Federal Government shall apply to Puerto Rico to the same extent as Federal law requires throughout the United States; and (2) it. Puerto Rico, H.R. , The United States-Puerto Rico Political Status Act, a bill to provide a process leading to full self-government for Puerto Rico. (H.R - th Congress) House Report , Part 1 on H.R as reported (6/12/97) to the House in HTML, or. March 3, (House Rules) H.R. - United States-Puerto Rico Political Status Act (Young (R) AK and 87 others) The Administration strongly supports House passage of the Resources Committee substitute to H.R. which would provide a three-stage process for determining the ultimate political status of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. UNITED STATES- PUERTO RICO POLITICAL STATUS ACT. Q. Why is this bill being introduced now? A. HR is in response to the Puerto Rican plebiscite in which less than a majority approved the current status and thereby left unresolved the island's political status, continuing for almost a century US rule over this American territory acquired in the Spanish-American War of

  () See United States-Puerto Rico Political Status Act, H.R. , th Cong. (). This bill was reported to the House by the Committee on Resources on J See H.R. Rep. No. , at 45 (). The bill was placed on the Union Calendar for consideration by the Committee of the Whole. No further action has been taken to date. Former Governor of Puerto Rico. New Progressive Party. Before the Committee on Resources. U.S. House of Representatives on H.R. United States-Puerto Rico Political Status Act. Ma Chairman Young and Members of the House Natural Resources Committee: Good Afternoon! My name is Luis A. Ferré. Para ver este documento en español, oprima aquí. Puerto Rico Political Status Plebiscite Act of AN ACT. To discharge the right under the First Amendment of the Constitution of the United States of America to petition the Congress through the holding of a plebiscite on the scope of the sovereignty of the United States of America over Puerto Rico, and the political status of the citizens. During congressional consideration last year of the United States-Puerto Rico Political Status Act, numerous thoughtful and meaningful suggestions were offered in testimony. Before the end of the th Congress in , over 30 major and minor changes were incorporated into the bill, which was reintroduced this year as H.R.

United States-Puerto Rico Political Status Act - Declares that: (1) if the referendum held under this Act results in approval of sovereignty leading to Statehood for Puerto Rico, the English language requirements of the Federal Government shall apply to Puerto Rico to the same extent as Federal law requires throughout the United States; and (2. H.R. - United States-Puerto Rico Political Status Act (Young (R) AK and 87 others) The Administration strongly supports House passage of the Resources Committee substitute to H.R. which would provide a three-stage process for determining the ultimate political status of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. H R On Agreeing to the Amendment: F: Gutierrez of Illinois Amendment: 4-Mar: H RES On Agreeing to the Resolution: P: Providing for consideration of H.R. ; U.S.- Puerto Rico Political Status Act: 3-Mar: H R On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: P: Homeless Housing Programs Consolidation and Flexibility. On Febru , Chairman Don Young of the House Resources Committee introduced H.R. , the United States-Puerto Rico Political Status Act, a bill to provide a process for permanent self-government in Puerto Rico. H.R. provides, among other provisions, for a plebiscite to be held in Puerto Rico by December