H.R. 2404 (103rd): Foreign Assistance Authorization Act of 1993

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations and authorizations. This is an authorization bill, which directs how federal funds should or should not be used. (It does not set overall spending limits, however, which are the subject of appropriations bills.) Authorizations are typically made for single fiscal years (October 1 through September 30 of the next year) but are often renewed in subsequent law.
Introduced:

Jun 14, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 16, 1993 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Lee Hamilton

Representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 17, 1993
Length: 107 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize appropriations for foreign assistance programs, and for other purposes.

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History

Jun 14, 1993
 
Introduced

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Jun 16, 1993
 
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.

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