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H.R. 4314 (114th): Counterterrorism Screening and Assistance Act of 2016

To require a plan to combat international travel by terrorists and foreign fighters, accelerate the transfer of certain border security systems to foreign partner governments, establish minimum international border security standards, authorize the suspension of foreign assistance to countries not making significant efforts to comply with such minimum standards, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 5, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 21, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Lee Zeldin

Representative for New York's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 4, 2016
Length: 17 pages

History

Jan 5, 2016
 
Introduced

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Jan 7, 2016
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 21, 2016
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 4314 (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.

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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