H.R. 6657 (112th): Egypt Accountability and Democracy Promotion Act


Dec 13, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 13, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 13, 2012
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To condition security assistance and economic assistance to the Government of Egypt in order to advance United States national security interests in Egypt, including encouraging the advancement of political, economic, and religious freedom in Egypt.

Summary (CRS)

Egypt Accountability and Democracy Promotion Act - States that U.S. policy shall be to use its foreign assistance for Egypt to advance U.S. national security interests in Egypt, including encouraging ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 13, 2012

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6657”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 416 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2013

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