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Mar 21, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on April 16, 1991 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from Iowa
A bill to provide a new civil cause of action in Federal law for international terrorism that provides extraterritorial jurisdiction over terrorist acts abroad against United States nationals.
3/21/1991--Introduced.Antiterrorism Act of 1991 - Amends the Federal criminal code to define the term "international terrorism" to include activities that:(1) involve violent acts that are a violation of Federal or ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 19, 1990
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 30, 1992
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 740 — 102nd Congress: Antiterrorism Act of 1991. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/s740
“S. 740 — 102nd Congress: Antiterrorism Act of 1991.” www.GovTrack.us. 1991. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/s740>
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