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


Feb 28, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

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


Clement Zablocki

Representative for Wisconsin's 4th congressional district


See Instead:

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

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

2/28/1979--Introduced.International Development Assistance Act of 1979 - TitleI - Development AssistanceAmends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to authorize appropriations through fiscal year 1981 for:(1) agriculture, rural development, and nutrition;(2) ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 28, 1979

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2480”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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