S. 869 (97th): El Salvador Assistance Act of 1981


Apr 2, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 14, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Christopher Dodd
Senator from Connecticut

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to place restrictions on military assistance and sales to El Salvador.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 3009 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 2, 1981

S. 1196 (Related)
International Security and Development Cooperation Act of 1981

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 29, 1981

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 869” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. 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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Apr 2, 1981
Reported by Committee
May 14, 1981


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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