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An Act to authorize fiscal year 1977 appropriations for the Department of State, the United States Information Agency, and the Board for International Broadcasting, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
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Last Action: May 15, 1978
Last Action: Jun 18, 1976
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TO TABLE THE SPARKMAN AMENDMENT IN THE NATURE OF A SUBSTITUTE TO THE BARTLETT AMENDMENT TO S. 3168, AUTHORIZING FUNDS FOR FISCAL YEAR 1977 FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE, THE USIA, AND THE BOARD FOR INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING. THE MODIFIED SPARKMAN AMENDMENT CALLS FOR THE U.S. AMBASSADOR TO THE U.N. TO SEEK CHANGES IN THE U.N. SYSTEM FOR APPORTIONING RATES OF ASSESSMENT BY HAVING NATIONS ASSESSED ACCORDING TO THEIR ABILITY TO PAY WHILE THE BARTLETT AMENDMENT SPECIFIED A REDUCTION OF 10% OVER A PERIOD OF FIVE YEARS IN U.S. CONTRIBUTION TO THE U.N. BUDGET.Mar 29, 1976 midnight
unknown 35/44Mar 29, 1976 midnight
unknown 67/11TO AGREE TO THE CONFERENCE REPORT ON S. 3168, FOREIGN RELATIONS AUTHORIZATION ACT, FISCAL YEAR 1977.Jun 29, 1976 midnight
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