H.R. 5263 (100th): Overseas Private Investment Corporation Amendments Act of 1988


Sep 8, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 20, 1988 but was never passed by the Senate.


Don Bonker

Representative for Washington's 3rd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 with respect to the activities of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation, and to make supplemental authorizations of appropriations for the Board of International Broadcasting.

Summary (CRS)

9/8/1988--Introduced.TitleI - Overseas Private Investment CorporationOverseas Private Investment Corporation Amendments Act of 1988 - Amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to update and increase the per capita income levels ... Read more >

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Sep 8, 1988

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Sep 14, 1988
Reported by Committee

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Sep 20, 1988
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5263”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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Related Bills

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H.R. 1988 (99th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 4, 1985

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