H.R. 1550 (109th): Indian Ocean Tsunami Relief, Recovery, and Reconstruction Act of 2005


Apr 12, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 12, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Henry Hyde

Representative for Illinois's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 12, 2005
Length: 23 pages

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Full Title

To authorize assistance for the relief of victims of the Indian Ocean tsunami and for the recovery and reconstruction of tsunami-affected countries.

Summary (CRS)

4/12/2005--Introduced.Indian Ocean Tsunami Relief, Recovery, and Reconstruction Act of 2005 - Authorizes the President to provide assistance for humanitarian and medium- and long-term recovery and reconstruction needs of the people ... Read more >

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Apr 12, 2005

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