H.R. 6347 (111th): Holocaust Accountability and Corporate Responsibility Act of 2010

Introduced:
Sep 29, 2010 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Ron Klein
Representative for Florida's 22nd congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Sep 29, 2010
Length
8 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on September 29, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Sep 29, 2010
Referred to Committee Sep 29, 2010
 
Full Title

To make certain entities ineligible to contract with any agency or instrumentality of a State or local government for any high-speed rail project that is funded, either partially or fully, by the Federal Government.

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House Transportation and Infrastructure

Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials

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9/29/2010--Introduced.
Holocaust Accountability and Corporate Responsibility Act of 2010 - Prescribes a certification requirement for certain entities that apply to a state or local government agency for a contract for a federally-funded high-speed rail project.
Defines such an entity as a corporation, affiliate, or other entity that controls, is controlled by, or is a member of a partnership or a consortium with, an entity that certifies it had direct involvement in the ownership or operation of the trains on which individuals were deported to extermination camps, death camps, or any facility used to transit individuals to extermination or death camps, between January 1, 1942, and December 31, 1944.
Requires such an entity to certify to such agency: (1) whether or not it had any such direct involvement; and (2) if so, to disclose whether it has records, taken property, or made restitution to the victims or their families in connection with such deportations.
Prohibits the award of any contract for a high-speed rail project to any entity certifying direct involvement in such deportations that has failed to make restitution to such victims or their families.

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