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

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



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



Sep 8, 1988

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Sep 14, 1988
Ordered 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.

H.R. 5263 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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