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A partial list of significant legislation recently signed into law by the President. For a complete list of recently signed laws, see: Public Laws in the 106th Congress - Library of Congress

S.2773 : A bill to amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to enhance dairy markets through dairy product mandatory reporting, and for other purposes. 
Sponsor: Sen Feingold, Russell D. - Latest Major Action: 11/22/2000 Became Public Law No: 106-532

H.R.5633 : Making appropriations for the government of the District of Columbia and other activities chargeable in whole or in part against the revenues of said District for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2001, and for other purposes. 
Sponsor: Rep Istook, Ernest J., Jr. - Latest Major Action: 11/22/2000 Became Public Law No: 106-522

H.R.2498 : To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for recommendations of the Secretary of Health and Human Services regarding the placement of automatic external defibrillators in Federal buildings in order to improve survival rates of individuals who experience cardiac arrest in such buildings, and to establish protections from civil liability arising from the emergency use of the devices. 
Sponsor: Rep Stearns, Cliff - Latest Major Action: 11/13/2000 Became Public Law No: 106-505

H.R.782 : To amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2000 through 2003. 
Sponsor: Rep Barrett, Bill - Latest Major Action: 11/13/2000 Became Public Law No: 106-501.

H.R.2442 : To provide for the preparation of a Government report detailing injustices suffered by Italian Americans during World War II, and a formal acknowledgment of such injustices by the President. 
Sponsor: Rep Lazio, Rick - Latest Major Action: 11/7/2000 Became Public Law No: 106-451.

S.835 : A bill to encourage the restoration of estuary habitat through more efficient project financing and enhanced coordination of Federal and non-Federal restoration programs, and for other purposes. 
Sponsor: Sen Chafee, John H. - Latest Major Action: 11/7/2000 Became Public Law No: 106-457

S.2719 : A bill to provide for business development and trade promotion for Native Americans, and for other purposes. 
Sponsor: Sen Campbell, Ben Nighthorse - Latest Major Action: 11/7/2000 Became Public Law No: 106-464.

H.R.2884 : To extend energy conservation programs under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act through fiscal year 2003. 
Sponsor: Rep Bliley, Tom - Latest Major Action: 11/9/2000 Became Public Law No: 106-469.

H.R.4868 : To amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to modify temporarily certain rates of duty, to make other technical amendments to the trade laws, and for other purposes. 
Sponsor: Rep Crane, Philip M. - Latest Major Action: 11/9/2000 Became Public Law No: 106-476.

S.484 : A bill to provide for the granting of refugee status in the United States to nationals of certain foreign countries in which American Vietnam War POW/MIAs or American Korean War POW/MIAs may be present, if those nationals assist in the return to the United States of those POW/MIAs alive. 
Sponsor: Sen Campbell, Ben Nighthorse - Latest Major Action: 11/9/2000 Became Public Law No: 106-484.

H.R.5314 : To require the immediate termination of the Department of Defense practice of euthanizing military working dogs at the end of their useful working life and to facilitate the adoption of retired military working dogs by law enforcement agencies, former handlers of these dogs, and other persons capable of caring for these dogs. [See: Retired Military Dogs Protected]
Sponsor: Rep Bartlett, Roscoe G. - Latest Major Action: 11/6/2000 Became Public Law No: 106-446.

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