H.R. 4007 (105th): Nazi War Crimes Disclosure Act


Jun 5, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 5, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Carolyn Maloney

Representative for New York's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 5, 1998
Length: 10 pages

See Instead:

S. 1379 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 8, 1998

About the bill

Full Title

To amend section 552 of title 5, United States Code, and the National Security Act of 1947 to require disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act regarding certain persons, disclose Nazi war criminal records without impairing any investigation or prosecution conducted by the Department of Justice or certain intelligence matters, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/5/1998--Introduced.Nazi War Crimes Disclosure Act - Establishes the Nazi War Criminal Records Interagency Working Group to locate, identify, inventory, recommend for declassification, and make available to the public at the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 5, 1998

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4007”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


58 cosponsors (42D, 16R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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