H.R. 4939: United States-Caribbean Strategic Engagement Act of 2016

To increase engagement with the governments of the Caribbean region, the Caribbean diaspora community in the United States, and the private sector and civil society in both the United States and the Caribbean, and for other purposes.

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Apr 14, 2016


Passed House on Jun 13, 2016

This bill passed in the House on June 13, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Eliot Engel

Representative for New York's 16th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 14, 2016
Length: 8 pages


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Apr 14, 2016

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Apr 20, 2016
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Jun 13, 2016
Passed House

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Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 4939 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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