H.R.9486 - A bill to authorize a contribution by the United States to the Tin Buffer Stock established under the Fifth International Tin Agreement.95th Congress (1977-1978)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Bingham, Jonathan B. [D-NY-22] (Introduced 10/06/1977)(by request)|
|Committees:||House - International Relations; Armed Services; Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs | Senate - Armed Services; Foreign Relations|
|Committee Reports:||H.Rept 95-1057 Part 1; H.Rept 95-1057 Part 2; H.Rept 95-1057 Part 3|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/28/1978 Referred jointly to Senate Committees on Armed Services; and Foreign Relations. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: H.R.9486 — 95th Congress (1977-1978)All Information (Except Text)
(Reported to House from the Committee on International Relations with amendment, H. Rept. 95-1057 (Part I))
Reported to House amended, Part I (05/31/1978)
Authorizes the President to contribute up to 5,000 long tons of tin to the Tin Buffer Stock established under the Fifth International Tin Agreement (ITA). Authorizes the Administrator of the General Services to transfer to the International Tin Council an amount of tin specified by the President.
Requires the President to report to Congress on the impact of the transfer or sale of tin metal by the United States as a participant in the Fifth ITA.
Authorizes the General Services Administration to dispose of an additional 30,000 long tons of tin currently in the national and supplemental stockpiles which have been declared excess to our national defense requirements.
Establishes the Strategic and Critical Materials Procurement Fund to receive revenues from sales of materials under this Act.