To prohibit the use of funds available to the Department of Defense or an element of the intelligence community for the purpose or which would have the effect of supporting, directly or indirectly, military or paramilitary operations in Syria by any nation, group, organization, movement, or individual.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 21, 2012
Length: 2 pages
Jun 21, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 21, 2012
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H.R. 5993 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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