Summary: H.R.11771 — 93rd Congress (1973-1974)All Information (Except Text)

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Public Law No: 93-240 (01/02/1974)

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Foreign Assistance and Related Programs Appropriation Act - =Title I: Foreign Assistance Act Activities= - Makes appropriations for fiscal year 1974 for economic, military, and Indochina Postwar Reconstruction Assistance. States that no part of such appropriations may be used to provide assistance to North Vietnam, or used for the support of police, prison construction, or related matters in South Vietnam.

States that no part of such appropriations may go to Ecuador (except at Presidential discretion), to North Vietnam, or to South Vietnam if used for support of police or prison construction or administration.

=Title II: Foreign Military Credit Sales= - Makes appropriations to enable the President to carry out the Foreign Military Sales Act.

=Title III: Foreign Assistance= - Makes appropriations for the Peace Corps; assistance to refugees in the United States; investment in the Asian Development Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank, and the International Development Association.

=Title IV: Emergency Security Assistance and Disaster Relief Assistance= - Makes authorizations for emergency assistance to Israel, Cambodia, Pakistan, Africa's Sahel region, and Nicaragua.

=Title V: Export-Import Bank of the United States= - Prescribes expenditures for such bank.

=Title VI: General Provisions= - States that no part of any appropriations in this Act may be used for publicity or propaganda purposes within the United States not previously authorized by Congress.

=Title VII: Regional Rail Reorganization Act of 1973= - Makes appropriations of $35,000,000 for interim operating assistance, $4,000,000 for Office of the Secretary of Transportation, and $6,000,000 for United States Railway Association's administrative expenses with respect to the above title.