To prohibit modification, abrogation, abandonment, or other related actions with respect to United States jurisdiction and control over United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, without congressional action.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 39th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 15, 2016
Length: 10 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on March 16, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Yoho Joins Chairman Royce in Push to Stop Gitmo Transfer”
— Rep. Ted Yoho [R-FL3] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 3, 2016
Mar 3, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 16, 2016
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Apr 15, 2016
Reported by House Committee on Foreign Affairs
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
H.R. 4678 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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