S. 3524 (94th): Freedom of Emigration Act


Jun 7, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 7, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Carl Curtis

Senator from Nebraska


About the bill

Full Title

A bill providing that no credit, direct or indirect, or no guarantees, or no trade agreements, shall be entered into with any nonmarket economy country that denies its citizens the right and opportunity to visit or to join permanently with their close relatives in the United States, such as spouse, parent, child, brother, or sister.

Summary (CRS)

6/7/1976--Introduced.Freedom of Emigration Act - Amends the Trade Act of 1974 to prohibit the President from renewing any commercial agreement with any nonmarket economy country which places certain restrictions upon ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 7, 1976

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3524”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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S. 1713 (95th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 17, 1977

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