H.R. 2583 (112th): Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Year 2012


Jul 19, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 23, 2011
Length: 296 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize appropriations for the Department of State for fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/23/2011--Reported to House amended.Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Year 2012 - TitleI - Authorization of AppropriationsSection101 - Authorizes FY2012 appropriations for: (1) the Department of State (Department) for the administration ... Read more >

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Jul 19, 2011

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Jul 21, 2011
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2583”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 2699 (Related)
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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 2011

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