H.R. 1288 (111th): Saudi Arabia Accountability Act of 2009

To halt Saudi support for institutions that fund, train, incite, encourage, or in any other way aid and abet terrorism, to secure full Saudi cooperation in the investigation of terrorist incidents, to halt the issuance of visas to citizens of Saudi Arabia until the President certifies that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia does not discriminate in the issuance of visas on the basis of religious affiliation or heritage, and for other purposes.

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Mar 3, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 3, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Anthony Weiner

Representative for New York's 9th congressional district



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Mar 3, 2009

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