H.R. 3609 (99th): A bill to authorize the furnishing of military assistance to the National Union for the Total Independence of Angola (UNITA).


Oct 23, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 23, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mark Siljander
Representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district

See Instead:

S. 1972 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Dec 18, 1985

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Summary (CRS)
Authorizes the President to provide military assistance to the National Union for the Total Independence of Angola (UNITA). Authorizes appropriations for such purpose for FY 1986.

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S. 1972 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 18, 1985

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Oct 23, 1985


108 cosponsors (96R, 12D) (show)
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