H.R. 1688 (113th): Never Contract With the Enemy Act


Apr 23, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Carol Shea-Porter

Representative for New Hampshire's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 23, 2013
Length: 16 pages

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S. 675 (same title)
Reported by Committee — May 21, 2014

About the bill

Full Title

To prohibit contracting with the enemy.

Summary (CRS)

4/23/2013--Introduced.Never Contract With the Enemy Act - States that it shall be the policy of the United States that executive agencies shall not contract with the enemy or with any ... Read more >

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Apr 23, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1688”). 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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S. 675 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 21, 2014

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