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Dec 10, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This bill was introduced on December 10, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maryland's 1st congressional district
A bill directing the President to take certain actions with respect to any country which engages in certain hostile actions against property of the United States or United States officers or employees assigned to duty abroad.
Protection of Americans Abroad Act - Directs the President, if U.S. property abroad is illegally intruded upon or any Federal employee assigned abroad is illegally detained or attacked by foreign ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6073 — 96th Congress: Protection of Americans Abroad Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr6073
“H.R. 6073 — 96th Congress: Protection of Americans Abroad Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1979. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr6073>
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