S. 2340 (96th): Export Expansion Facility Amendments of 1980

Introduced:
Feb 26, 1980 (96th Congress, 1979–1980)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Adlai Stevenson III
Senator from Illinois
Party
Democrat
Related Bills
H.R. 6595 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 25, 1980

 
Status

This bill was introduced on February 26, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Feb 26, 1980
Referred to Committee Feb 26, 1980
 
Full Title

A bill to amend the Act of July 1, 1968, with respect to export financing.

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Cosponsors
7 cosponsors (4D, 3R) (show)
Committees

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

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2/26/1980--Introduced.
Export Expansion Facility Amendments of 1980 - Declares it to be the policy of the Congress that the Export-Import Bank of the United States should facilitate, particularly in the presence of foreign officially-supported export credit competition, exports to countries:
(1) having insufficient access to international credit facilities;
(2) demonstrating reasonable economic progress; and
(3) offering adequate formal assurances (currently, must offer only sufficient likelihood) of repayment.
Increases the aggregate amount of loans and contractual liability of guarantees and insurance which may be outstanding at any one time.
Requires such activities to be carried out through the Export Expansion Facility. Provides for the capitalization of such Facility.

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