S. 984: Conditioning United States-Egypt Military Exercises Act of 2013

Introduced:
May 16, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
1% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Patrick “Pat” Toomey
Junior Senator from Pennsylvania
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
May 16, 2013
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
S. 3670 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 12, 2012

 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on May 16, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced May 16, 2013
Referred to Committee May 16, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed Senate ...
Passed House ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

3% 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]

 
Full Title

A bill to prohibit the use of funds for United States participation in joint military exercises with Egypt if the Government of Egypt abrogates, terminates, or withdraws from the 1979 Egypt-Israel peace treaty.

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Cosponsors
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Committees

Senate Armed Services

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5/16/2013--Introduced.
Conditioning United States-Egypt Military Exercises Act of 2013 - Prohibits funds from being used for U.S. participation in joint military exercises with Egypt if Egypt abrogates, terminates, or withdraws from the 1979 Egypt-Israel peace treaty.
Authorizes the President to waive such limitation if the President certifies to Congress that the waiver is in U.S. national security interests.

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