Bill Text — Oct 23, 2015
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Sep 19, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on September 19, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2013
Length: 10 pages
Passed Senate — Dec 11, 2014
To deter terrorism, provide justice for victims, and for other purposes.
9/19/2013--Introduced.Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act - Amends the federal judicial code to include among the exceptions to U.S. jurisdictional immunity of foreign states any statutory or common law tort ... Read more >
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Companion Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1535 (113th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 3143 (113th).
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3815.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3143”). 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.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 23, 2015
Last Action: Dec 11, 2014
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3143 — 113th Congress: Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr3143
“H.R. 3143 — 113th Congress: Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr3143>
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