S. 2540 (97th): A bill to extend the application of the International Coffee Agreement Act of 1980 for one year.


May 18, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 15, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Danforth

Senator from Missouri


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

5/18/1982--Introduced.Amends the International Coffee Agreement Act of 1980 to extend presidential authority to implement the International Coffee Agreement until October 1, 1983. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 18, 1982

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 15, 1982
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2540”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 6280 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 5, 1982

H.R. 4566 (Related)
A bill to reduce certain duties, to suspend temporarily certain duties, to extend certain ...

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 12, 1983

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