H.R. 1175 (106th): To locate and secure the return of Zachary Baumel, an American citizen, and other Israeli soldiers missing in action.


Mar 18, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 8, 1999

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 8, 1999.


Pub.L. 106-89


Tom Lantos

Representative for California's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 28, 1999
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
8/5/1999--Passed Senate amended.Requires the Department of State to raise the matter of Zachary Baumel (a U.S. citizen), Yehuda Katz, and Zvi Feldman with the appropriate government officials of Syria, Lebanon, ... Read more >
What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1175” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Mar 18, 1999
Reported by Committee
Jun 10, 1999
Passed House
Jun 22, 1999
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Passed Senate with Changes
Aug 5, 1999
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
Oct 26, 1999
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 8, 1999


100 cosponsors (66D, 34R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jun 22, 1999 5:47 p.m.
Passed 415/5
Suspend the Rules and Agree to Senate Amendments
Oct 26, 1999 5:16 p.m.
Passed 421/0

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