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H.R. 6385 (96th): A bill to amend section 662(a) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to provide that the reports of the President to Congress under such section on certain activities by the Central Intelligence Agency be submitted only to the Committee on Intelligence of each House of Congress.

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Jan 31, 1980
96th Congress (1979–1980)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 31, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Thomas Evans Jr.

Representative for Delaware At Large




Jan 31, 1980

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H.R. 6385 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6385. This is the one from the 96th Congress.

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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