H.R. 8402 (96th): A bill to amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to authorize $25,000,000 for disaster assistance for the victims of the recent earthquakes in southern Italy.



Dec 2, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 2, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Edward Beard

Representative for Rhode Island's 2nd congressional district



Dec 2, 1980

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H.R. 8402 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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