H.R. 3815: Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act

After the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, a federal commission was created to fact-find as much information as possible about the planning, funding, and carrying-out of the attacks. The final report ran more than 500 pages, but much intrigue has centered around 28 pages redacted for national security purposes. “60 Minutes” ran an investigative report this month revealing that the ...

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Overview

Introduced:

Oct 23, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Oct 23, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on October 23, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Peter “Pete” King

Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 23, 2015
Length: 9 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

See Instead:

S. 2040 (same title)
Enacted — Veto Overridden — Sep 28, 2016

History

Oct 23, 2015
 
Introduced

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H.R. 3815 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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