To establish a commission to study how Federal laws and policies affect United States citizens living in foreign countries.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 12th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 8, 2013
Length: 11 pages
Feb 8, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 8, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Aug 1, 2012
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6263 (112th).
Feb 8, 2013
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H.R. 597 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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