H.R. 2161 (104th): To extend authorities under the Middle East Peace Facilitation Act of 1994 until October 1, 1995, and for other purposes.

Introduced:
Aug 02, 1995 (104th Congress, 1995–1996)
Status:
Signed by the President
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 104-22.
Sponsor
Benjamin Gilman
Representative for New York's 20th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Aug 11, 1995
Length
1 pages
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Signed by the President
Oct 09, 1996

 
Status

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 14, 1995.

Progress
Introduced Aug 02, 1995
Referred to Committee Aug 02, 1995
Passed House Aug 02, 1995
Passed Senate Aug 11, 1995
Signed by the President Aug 14, 1995
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
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Committees

House Foreign Affairs

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8/2/1995--Introduced.
Amends the Middle East Peace Facilitation Act of 1994, as contained in the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1994 and 1995, and as amended by other Federal law, to extend, from August 15, 1995, through October 1, 1995, the President's authority to suspend specified prohibitions against foreign and United Nations assistance to the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), the receipt or expenditure of PLO funds, and PLO membership in the International Monetary Fund, upon certification to specified congressional committees that:
(1) such waiver is in the national interest; and
(2) the PLO continues to abide by commitments made in letters to Israel and the Foreign Minister of Norway and under the Declaration of Principles signed in September 1993.

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