H.R. 4398 (100th): A bill to lift the trade and other economic sanctions imposed on Nicaragua by the President in 1985.


Apr 18, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 18, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael Lowry

Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

4/18/1988--Introduced.Terminates the trade and other sanctions imposed on Nicaragua under the International Emergency Economic Powers Act pursuant to the national emergency declared by the President on May 1, 1985. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 18, 1988

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4398”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


24 cosponsors (24D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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