H.R. 3766: Foreign Aid Transparency and Accountability Act of 2016

Introduced:

Oct 20, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 15, 2016

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 15, 2016.

Law:

Pub.L. 114-191

Sponsor:

Ted Poe

Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 7, 2016
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to direct the President to establish guidelines for covered United States foreign assistance programs, and for other purposes.

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History

Oct 20, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 5, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

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Dec 8, 2015
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 28, 2016
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 5, 2016
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 15, 2016
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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