To amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to establish a program to provide disadvantaged youth in developing countries with opportunities to receive education and employment skills, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 12, 2020
Length: 3 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on February 12, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)
Feb 12, 2020
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H.R. 5877 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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