About the bill
To prevent wealthy and middle-income foreign states that do business, issue securities, or borrow money in the United States, and then fail to satisfy United States court judgments totaling $100,000,000 or more based on such activities, from inflicting further economic injuries in the United States, from undermining the integrity of United States courts, and from discouraging responsible lending to poor and developing nations by undermining the secondary and primary markets for sovereign debt.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5564 — 111th Congress: Judgment Evading Foreign States Accountability Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5564
“H.R. 5564 — 111th Congress: Judgment Evading Foreign States Accountability Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. July 30, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5564>
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