H.R. 1555 (99th): International Security and Development Cooperation Act of 1985

A bill to amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, the Arms Export Control Act, and the Agricultural Trade Development and Assistance Act of 1954, to authorize development and security assistance programs for fiscal year 1986, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 19, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 11, 1985 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Dante Fascell

Representative for Florida's 19th congressional district

Democrat

See Instead:

S. 960 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Aug 8, 1985

History

Mar 19, 1985
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 3, 1985
 
Reported by Committee

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Jul 11, 1985
 
Passed House

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

H.R. 1555 (99th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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