H.R. 2279 (99th): A bill to provide for the distribution within the United States of two USIA films relating to Afghanistan.


Apr 30, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 30, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Lagomarsino

Representative for California's 19th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

4/30/1985--Introduced.Directs the Director of the U.S. Information Agency (USIA) to provide for the distribution within the United States of the USIA films "Afghanistan 1982: the Struggle for Freedom Continues" and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 30, 1985

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5 cosponsors (3R, 2D) (show)
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H.R. 2068 (Related)
Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1986 and 1987

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 16, 1985

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