H.R. 15657 (93rd): National Protection Act

A bill to amend the Export Administration Act of 1969 to prevent the exportation and reexportation of American products, including technology, capital equipment, scientific accomplishments, and agricultural commodities to nonmarket economy countries and unfriendly nations, and to prevent the exportation of such products by American subsidiaries operating abroad to nonmarket economy countries and unfriendly nations.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jun 27, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 27, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Dent

Representative for Pennsylvania's 21st congressional district



Jun 27, 1974

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H.R. 15657 (93rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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