S.1482 - A bill to amend certain provisions of the Act of May 27, 1970, to provide a procedure for determining whether a plan for the Federal Government to participate in an international exposition should include construction of a Federal pavilion, whether such Federal pavilion should be a permanent structure, and for other purposes.97th Congress (1981-1982)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Hollings, Ernest F. [D-SC] (Introduced 07/14/1981)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 08/10/1982 Committee on Foreign Relations. Provisions of measure incorporated into measure H.R. 6409 ordered to be reported. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1482 — 97th Congress (1981-1982)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (07/14/1981)
Amends provisions regulating Federal involvement in international expositions to require the Secretary of Commerce to include in the plan for Federal participation in such an exposition: (1) the documentation of a Federal need for a permanent structure in the area of the exposition if such need exists; (2) a design for a Federal pavilion which meets the needs of Federal participation in the exposition and the need for a permanent structure; and (3) the Secretary's determination of whether the Federal Government should be deeded a site for such a pavilion as a condition of participation in the exposition. Directs the Secretary to design a temporary Federal pavilion if no design will satisfy the need for a permanent structure and the needs of Federal participation in the exposition.
Authorizes appropriations if Congress approves participation in such an exposition.