H.R. 6942 (96th): International Security and Development Cooperation Act of 1980

A bill to authorize appropriations for the fiscal year 1981 for international security and development assistance, the Peace Corps, and refugee assistance, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 26, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 16, 1980

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 16, 1980.

Law:

Pub.L. 96-533

Sponsor:

Clement Zablocki

Representative for Wisconsin's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 16, 1980

History

Mar 26, 1980
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 5, 1980
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jun 17, 1980
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Dec 16, 1980
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Dec 16, 1980
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

H.R. 6942 (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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