To amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to further express United States foreign policy with respect to, and to strengthen United States advocacy on behalf of, freedom of religion or belief abroad and individuals persecuted in foreign countries on account of religion or belief, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 16th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 4, 2015
Length: 33 pages
Mar 4, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 4, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Dec 11, 2014
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5878 (113th).
Mar 4, 2015
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H.R. 1323 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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