S. 144 (98th): International Trade and Investment Act


Jan 26, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on April 21, 1983 but was never passed by the House.


John Danforth

Senator from Missouri


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to insure the continued expansion of reciprocal market opportunities in trade, trade in services, and investment for the United States, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/21/1983--Passed Senate amended.(Measure passed Senate, amended) TitleI - Trade Act of 1974 AmendmentsInternational Trade and Investment Act - Amends the Trade Act of 1974 to set forth provisions dealing with ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 26, 1983

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Mar 2, 1983
Reported by Committee

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Apr 21, 1983
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 144”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


41 cosponsors (21R, 20D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 3398 (Related)
Omnibus Tariff and Trade Act of 1984

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 30, 1984

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