To amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to target assistance to support the economic and political independence of the countries of the South Caucasus and Central Asia.
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Sponsor and status
Douglas “Doug” Bereuter
Sponsor. Representative for Nebraska's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Aug 3, 1999
Length: 20 pages
106th Congress (1999–2000)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 2, 1999 but was never passed by the Senate.
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5 Cosponsors (3 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
Mar 17, 1999
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Jul 22, 1999
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Aug 2, 1999
Passed House (Senate next)
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H.R. 1152 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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