Description: TO PASS H.R. 12226, TO AMEND FURTHER THE PEACE CORPS ACT PROVIDING AN AUTHORIZATION FOR THE PEACE CORPS FOR FISCAL YEAR 1977.
Bill summary: (Measure passed House, amended, roll call #119 (274-75))
Amends the Peace Corps Act to authorize the appropriation of sums not in excess $81,000,000 for fiscal year 1977. Authorizes additional appropriations of $1,000,000 for increases in salary, pay, retirement, and other benefits for fisacl year 1976 and the transition period through September 30, 1976, and of necessary sums for fiscal year 1977.
Makes $10,100,000 of the fiscal year 1977 appropriations available only for readjustment
allowances for volunteers.
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Bill titles: A bill to amend further the Peace Corps Act.
Original source documents: Digest of the Congressional Record vol. 122-40, p. H2147;
Links for more info on the vote: congress.gov