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H.R. 2494 (101st): International Development and Finance Act of 1989

To amend the Export-Import Bank Act of 1945 to authorize the appropriation of not to exceed $100,000,000 to the Tied Aid Credit Fund for fiscal year 1990, and to provide for expenditures from such Fund during such fiscal year.

Sponsor and status

May 25, 1989
101st Congress (1989–1990)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 19, 1989

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 19, 1989.

Pub.L. 101-240

Walter Fauntroy

Representative for the District of Columbia



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Last Updated: Dec 19, 1989


1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)



May 25, 1989

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Sep 26, 1989
Ordered Reported

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Oct 18, 1989
Passed House (Senate next)

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Nov 22, 1989
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 19, 1989
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Dec 19, 1989
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress.

H.R. 2494 (101st) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2494. This is the one from the 101st Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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