H.R. 2176: To require express prior statutory authorization from Congress to carry out any activities under the United States-Afghanistan Strategic Partnership Agreement, and for other purposes.

Introduced:
May 23, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
1% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Walter Jones Jr.
Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
May 23, 2013
Length
2 pages
 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on May 23, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced May 23, 2013
Referred to Committee May 23, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed House ...
Passed Senate ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

6% chance of getting past committee.
1% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

 
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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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House Foreign Affairs

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5/23/2013--Introduced.
Prohibits the United States from carrying out any activities under the United States-Afghanistan Strategic Partnership Agreement, signed on May 2, 2012, or any successor agreement for any fiscal year beginning on or after the date of the enactment of this Act absent prior congressional statutory authorization to carry out such activities for such fiscal year.

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