To catalyze market-based economic growth in developing countries, create opportunities for the private sector of the United States to effectively engage in foreign assistance programs, improve planning and coordination among relevant United States departments and agencies, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 25, 2017
Length: 7 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on May 25, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Yoho Bill Will Make Foreign Aid More Efficient and Effective”
— Rep. Ted Yoho [R-FL3] (Sponsor) on May 26, 2017
“Congressman Smith Joins in Reintroducing Bipartisan Legislation to Promote Efficient Use of Foreign Assistance”
— Rep. Adam Smith [D-WA9] (Co-sponsor) on May 26, 2017
May 25, 2017
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H.R. 2747 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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