Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
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Oct 18, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
This bill was introduced on October 18, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Oct 18, 2000
Length: 4 pages
To establish the W. John Child Memorial Foreign Language Award to recognize foreign language proficiency by members of the Foreign Service who are employees of the Department of Agriculture.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5487 — 106th Congress: W. John Child Memorial Foreign Language Award Act of 2000. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr5487
“H.R. 5487 — 106th Congress: W. John Child Memorial Foreign Language Award Act of 2000.” www.GovTrack.us. 2000. June 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr5487>
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