H.R. 5609 (111th): To amend the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 to prohibit any person from performing lobbying activities on behalf of a client which is determined by the Secretary of State to be a State sponsor of terrorism.

Introduced:
Jun 28, 2010 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Died (Passed House)
Sponsor
John Hall
Representative for New York's 19th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jul 13, 2010
Length
2 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 1, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.

Progress
Introduced Jun 28, 2010
Referred to Committee Jun 28, 2010
Passed House Jul 01, 2010
 
Summary

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jul 01, 2010 5:28 p.m.
Passed 408/4

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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7/1/2010--Passed House amended.
Amends the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 to prohibit anyone from performing lobbying activities on behalf of a client which is a country whose government the Secretary of State has determined has repeatedly provided support for acts of international terrorism.

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