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


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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Last Updated: Mar 3, 2009
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

3/3/2009--Introduced.Saudi Arabia Accountability Act of 2009 - Expresses the sense of Congress that the government of Saudi Arabia:(1) cooperate fully with the United States in the investigation of terror groups ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 3, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1288”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2976 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 10, 2007

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