H.R. 5537 (99th): Foreign Agricultural and Mineral Investment Reform Act of 1986


Sep 17, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 17, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Eldon Boulter
Representative for Texas's 13th congressional district

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require United States executive directors of multilateral development banks to oppose assistance for the production or extraction of any commodity or mineral for export if the commodity or mineral is in surplus in world markets or the exportation of the commodity or mineral would cause substantial injury to United States producers, and for other purposes.

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5537” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

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Sep 17, 1986


21 cosponsors (19R, 2D) (show)
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