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 in a previous Congress

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.

Sponsor:

John Hall

Representative for New York's 19th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2010
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
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 ... Read more >
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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5609” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Jun 28, 2010
Passed House
Jul 1, 2010
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Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jul 1, 2010 5:28 p.m.
Passed 408/4

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