An act to prevent Hizballah and associated entities from gaining access to international financial and other institutions, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 39th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 6, 2016
Length: 9 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 18, 2015
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 18, 2015.
What legislators are saying
“These are the 10 most effective lawmakers in the U.S. Congress”
— Rep. Edward “Ed” Royce [R-CA39, 2013-2018] (Sponsor) on Dec 28, 2015
“Hizballah Sanctions Bill Heads to the Presidents Desk”
— Rep. Mark Meadows [R-NC11, 2013-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 16, 2015
This bill incorporates provisions from:
H.R. 2297 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2297. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Hizballah International Financing Prevention Act of 2015, Pub. L. No. 114-102, H.R. 2297, 114th Cong..
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