H.R. 4697 (106th): International Anti-Corruption and Good Governance Act of 2000


Jun 20, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 25, 2000 but was never passed by the Senate.


Sam Gejdenson

Representative for Connecticut's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2000
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to ensure that United States assistance programs promote good governance by assisting other countries to combat corruption throughout society and to promote transparency and increased accountability for all levels of government and throughout the private sector.

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 4697” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 20, 2000
Reported by Committee
Jun 29, 2000
Passed House
Jul 25, 2000
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


19 cosponsors (15D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no votes related to this bill.

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