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H.R. 3519 (106th): Global AIDS and Tuberculosis Relief Act of 2000

About the bill

Source: Wikipedia

Global AIDS and Tuberculosis Relief Act of 2000 or Global AIDS Research and Relief Act of 2000 is a United States federal law establishing the World Bank AIDS Trust Fund for the care and prevention of HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis in overseas continents supporting substantial populations. The Act of Congress endorsed the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development and International Development Association to govern the financial fund for the global opportunistic infection epidemics.

The H.R. 3519 legislation was passed by the 106th United States Congressional session and confirmed as a federal law by the 42nd President of the United States Bill Clinton on August 19, 2000.

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Sponsor and status

James A. “Jim” Leach

Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Aug 3, 2000
Length: 14 pages
Jan 24, 2000
106th Congress (1999–2000)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 19, 2000

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 19, 2000.

Pub.L. 106-264

30 Cosponsors (27 Democrats, 3 Republicans)



Jan 24, 2000

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Mar 15, 2000
Ordered Reported

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May 15, 2000
Passed House (Senate next)

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.

Jul 26, 2000
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 Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 27, 2000
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 19, 2000
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3519 (106th) 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. 3519. This is the one from the 106th Congress.

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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