H.R. 1777 (100th): Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1988 and 1989


Mar 25, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 22, 1987

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 22, 1987.


Pub.L. 100-204


Daniel Mica

Representative for Florida's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 22, 1987

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 1988 and 1989 for the Department of State, the United States Information Agency, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

(Conference report filed in House, H. Rept. 100-475) Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1988 and 1989 - TitleI - The Department of StatePartA - Authorization of Appropriations; Allocations of ... Read more >


Mar 25, 1987

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Mar 25, 1987
Reported by Committee

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Jun 23, 1987
Passed House

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Oct 8, 1987
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Dec 16, 1987
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

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Dec 22, 1987
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Dec 22, 1987
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1777”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.Res. 190 (rule)

Last Action: Jun 10, 1987

S. 1394 (Related)
Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Year 1988

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 15, 1987

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