New Cosponsors — Sep 16, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Peter “Pete” King [R-NY2]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Judy Chu [D-CA27]
The bill now has 30 cosponsors (18 Democrats, 12 Republicans).
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Jun 22, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on June 22, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 22, 2010
Length: 17 pages
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 title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5564”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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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. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5564>
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