S. 600 (109th): Foreign Affairs Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2006 and 2007


Mar 10, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 3, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Lugar

Senator from Indiana



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Last Updated: Mar 10, 2005
Length: 278 pages

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Full Title

An original bill to authorize appropriations for the Department of State and international broadcasting activities for fiscal years 2006 and 2007, for the Peace Corps for fiscal years 2006 and 2007, for foreign assistance programs for fiscal years 2006 and 2007, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/10/2005--Reported to Senate without amendment.Foreign Affairs Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2006 and 2007 - DivisionA - Foreign Relations AuthorizationsForeign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2006 and 2007 - TitleI - ... Read more >

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Mar 3, 2005
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Mar 10, 2005

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H.R. 2601 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 20, 2005

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