US HB133 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-1)
Status: Passed on December 27 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-12-27 - Became Public Law No: 116-260.
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]

Summary

Directs the Department of State to develop a strategy to enhance economic cooperation and expand professional and educational exchange programs between the United States and Mexico. The State Department shall develop strategies to encourage more academic exchanges between the countries, as well as exchanges to encourage strengthening business skills and entrepreneurship. The State Department shall also promote energy infrastructure coordination and educational development. It shall also assess ways to develop partnerships between the countries' medical and nursing schools. The plan should ensure that accreditation standards for such schools are comparable so that students in Mexico can pass the licensing exams needed to practice in the United States.

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Title

United States-Mexico Economic Partnership Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2020-12-27HouseBecame Public Law No: 116-260.
2020-12-27HouseSigned by President.
2020-12-24HousePresented to President.
2020-12-22SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
2020-12-21SenateSenate agreed, having achieved 60 votes in the affirmative, to the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 133 by Yea-Nay Vote. 92 - 6. Record Vote Number: 289. (consideration: CR S7922-7923, S7924-7928)
2020-12-21SenateMessage on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate amendment.
2020-12-21HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2020-12-21HouseOn motion that the House agree with an amendment to the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection. (text of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR H7323-7878)
2020-12-21HouseOn motion to agree in Senate amendment with amendment (except divisions B, C, E and F) Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 359 - 53 (Roll no. 251).
2020-12-21HouseOn motion to agree in Senate amendment with portion of amendment comprising divisions B, C, E and F Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 327 - 85 (Roll no. 250).
2020-12-21HousePursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 1271, the previous question was ordered on the motion to agree to the Senate amendment with an amendment to H.R. 133.
2020-12-21HouseMrs. Lowey moved that the House agree in Senate amendment with amendment (except divisions B, C, E and F).
2020-12-21HouseMrs. Lowey moved that the House agree in Senate amendment with portion of amendment comprising divisions B, C, E and F
2020-12-21HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 1271, the House proceeded with one hour of debate on the motion to agree in the Senate amendment with an amendment to H.R. 133.
2020-12-21HouseMrs. Lowey moved that the House agree with an amendment to the Senate amendment. (consideration: CR H7301-7315)
2020-01-16SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
2020-01-15SenatePassed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S250-251; text of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR S250-251)
2019-12-17SenatePlaced on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 336.
2019-12-17SenateCommittee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Risch with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.
2019-12-11SenateCommittee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
2019-01-11SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
2019-01-10HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2019-01-10HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H430-431)
2019-01-10HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 133.
2019-01-10HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H430-432)
2019-01-10HouseMr. Engel moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
2019-01-03HouseReferred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
2019-01-03HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB587 (Related) 2019-02-27 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
HCR127 (Related) 2020-12-22 - Message on Senate action sent to the House.
HR1271 (Related) 2020-12-21 - Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
HB1980 (Related) 2020-02-12 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
HB2420 (Related) 2020-12-03 - Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 600.
SB959 (Related) 2020-12-03 - Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 599.
SB1267 (Related) 2020-11-17 - Committee on Rules and Administration. Hearings held.
HB7608 (Related) 2020-07-30 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Appropriations.
HB7609 (Related) 2020-07-13 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 357.
HB7610 (Related) 2020-07-13 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 358.
HB7611 (Related) 2020-07-14 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 359.
HB7612 (Related) 2020-07-14 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 360.
HB7613 (Related) 2020-07-15 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 361.
HB7614 (Related) 2020-07-15 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 362.
HB7616 (Related) 2020-07-16 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 363.
HB7617 (Related) 2020-08-12 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Appropriations.
HB7667 (Related) 2020-07-16 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 366.
HB7668 (Related) 2020-07-17 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 367.
HB7669 (Related) 2020-07-20 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 368.
SB5074 (Related) 2020-12-19 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

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