H.R. 4240: No Fly for Foreign Fighters Act

To require an independent review of the operation and administration of the Terrorist Screening Database (TSDB) maintained by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and subsets of the TSDB, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Dec 11, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Apr 27, 2016

This bill passed in the House on April 27, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Sheila Jackson Lee

Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 28, 2016
Length: 3 pages

Prognosis:

5% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Dec 11, 2015
 
Introduced

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Jan 12, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

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Apr 27, 2016
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4240 is 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.

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