H.R. 5457 (97th): A bill to amend the Trade Act of 1974 with respect to reciprocal market access.


Feb 4, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 4, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Brodhead

Representative for Michigan's 17th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

2/4/1982--Introduced.Amends the Trade Act of 1974 to include foreign restrictions on direct investments by U.S. citizens or nationals among the foreign trade restrictions on U.S. commerce that would trigger a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 4, 1982

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5457”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


21 cosponsors (17D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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