S. 3621 (94th): A bill to amend the International Claims Settlement Act of 1949 to provide for the determination of the validity and amounts of claims of nationals of the United States against the German Democratic Republic.

Jun 25, 1976 (94th Congress, 1975–1976)
Signed by the President
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 94-542.
John Sparkman
Senator from Alabama
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Last Updated
Oct 18, 1976
Related Bills
H.R. 14642 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 01, 1976


This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 18, 1976.

Introduced Jun 25, 1976
Referred to Committee Jun 25, 1976
Reported by Committee Aug 30, 1976
Passed Senate Sep 17, 1976
Passed House Sep 30, 1976
Signed by the President Oct 18, 1976

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Amends the International Claims Settlement Act of 1949 to direct the Foreign Claims Settlement Commission of the United States to determine the validity and amounts of claims by United States nationals against the German Democratic Republic for losses arising from nationalization, expropriation, or other taking of property.
Specifies procedures for such determinations.
Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to establish a Claims Fund and to make settlement payments certified by the Commission. Sets forth procedures and regulations for such payments.

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