H.R. 14792 (94th): A bill to declare the public policy of the United States and to remove all legal obstacles to the use of gold clauses.


Jul 21, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 21, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Conlan

Representative for Arizona's 4th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

7/21/1976--Introduced.Declares it the of the United States to allow Americans to enter into contracts requiring payment in curriencies of other nations, gold or gold coin. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 21, 1976

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 14792”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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S. 3563 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 14, 1976

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