H.R. 2480 (96th): International Development Assistance Act of 1979

A bill to amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to authorize development assistance programs for fiscal years 1980 and 1981, to make certain changes in the authorities of that Act, to authorize the establishment of an Institute for Technological Cooperation, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 28, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 28, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Clement Zablocki

Representative for Wisconsin's 4th congressional district

Democrat

See Instead:

S. 588 (same title)
Reported by Committee — May 11, 1979

History

Feb 28, 1979
 
Introduced

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H.R. 2480 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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