H.R. 12262 (94th): A bill to amend the Board for International Broadcasting Act of 1973 to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1977 and to require the President to submit to the Congress a report on more effective utilization of overseas broadcasting facilities.


Mar 3, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 29, 1976 but was never passed by the Senate.


Dante Fascell

Representative for Florida's 15th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

3/3/1976--Introduced.Decreases from seven to six the number of members of the Board for International Broadcasting. Authorizes the appropriation of $58,385,000 to carry out the Board for International Broadcasting Act through ... Read more >

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Mar 3, 1976

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Mar 29, 1976
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 12262”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 3168 (Related)
Foreign Relations Authorization Act

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 12, 1976

H.Res. 1108 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Mar 29, 1976

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