H.R. 3531 (112th): Foreign Business Bribery Prohibition Act of 2011


Nov 30, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 30, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ed Perlmutter

Representative for Colorado's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 30, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To authorize certain private rights of action under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act of 1977 for violations by foreign concerns that damage domestic businesses.

Summary (CRS)

Foreign Business Bribery Prohibition Act of 2011 - Amends the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act of 1977 to make a foreign concern liable for up to treble damages to any issuer, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 30, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3531”). 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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H.R. 2152 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 28, 2009

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