H.R. 6838 (97th): A bill to amend the Export Administration Act of 1979 to terminate certain export controls imposed on December 30, 1981, and June 22, 1982.


Jul 22, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 29, 1982 but was never passed by the Senate.


Paul Findley

Representative for Illinois's 20th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

9/29/1982--Passed House amended.(Measure passed House, amended, roll call #379 (209-197)) Amends the Export Administration Act of 1979 to terminate the export controls that were imposed on December 30, 1981, and ... Read more >

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Jul 22, 1982

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Aug 10, 1982
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Sep 29, 1982
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6838”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 7210 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 29, 1982

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