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This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Jan 26, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
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.
Senator from Missouri
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.
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 >
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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.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 144 — 98th Congress: International Trade and Investment Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s144
“S. 144 — 98th Congress: International Trade and Investment Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s144>
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