H.R. 7152 (96th): Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1981


Apr 24, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 28, 1980 but was never passed by the Senate.


Edward Boland

Representative for Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district


See Instead:

S. 2597 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 14, 1980

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1981 for the intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, for the Intelligence Community Staff, and for the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes.

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Apr 24, 1980

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Jul 28, 1980
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Related Bills

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S. 2597 (Related)
Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1981

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 14, 1980

H.Res. 686 (rule)

Last Action: May 29, 1980

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