To amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to strengthen the promotion of religious freedom in United States foreign policy and to reauthorize the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 10th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 11, 2011
Length: 26 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on May 11, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
May 11, 2011
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H.R. 1856 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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