When did the House approve the Export Administration Act described here?
TO AGREE TO THE CONFERENCE REPORT ON S. 737, A BILL PROVIDING AUTHORITY TO REGULATE EXPORTS. (MOTION PASSED)., Sep 28, 1979.
S. 737 (96th): Export Administration Act of 1979.
The proposed bill was to remove RESTRICTIONS ON THE SALE OF ALASKAN CRUDE OIL.
The ban was lifted by H.R.2029 — 114th Congress (2015-2016):
... end the ban on U.S. crude oil exports; ...
The House vote was 255 to 163.
The Senate vote was 65 to 33.
The text of H.R.2029 refers to the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (EPCA), not to the Export Administration Act of 1979.
Wikipedia, Energy Policy and Conservation Act, in particular Crude oil export ban, 1977-2015.
On December 18, 2015 Congress lifted the 41 year old ban. Republicans favored lifting the ban and in return agreed to not block a $500m payment to the UN Green Climate Fund and tax breaks for solar and wind power.