To restrict funds related to escalating United States military involvement in Syria.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 19th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 25, 2013
Length: 3 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on June 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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9 Cosponsors (5 Republicans, 4 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Jones speaks out against unconstitutional military action in syria”
— Rep. Walter Jones [R-NC3, 1995-2019] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 27, 2013
“ADVISORY: Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers to Discuss Bills to Block Military Intervention in Syria”
— Rep. Richard Nolan [D-MN8, 2013-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 26, 2013
Jun 25, 2013
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H.R. 2494 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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