To counter foreign disinformation and propaganda, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 16th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 10, 2016
Length: 11 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on May 10, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Kinzinger Statement on Ukrainian Pilot Nadiya Savchenkos Release from Russian Prison”
— Rep. Adam Kinzinger [R-IL16] (Sponsor) on May 25, 2016
“congressman Lieu statement on house passage of the 2017 ndaa”
— Rep. Ted Lieu [D-CA33] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 2, 2016
“reps. Lieu and kinzinger introduce legislation to counter foreign government propaganda”
— Rep. Ted Lieu [D-CA33] (Co-sponsor) on May 11, 2016
May 10, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.R. 5181 (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.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2019). H.R. 5181 — 114th Congress: Countering Foreign Propaganda and Disinformation Act of 2016. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5181
“H.R. 5181 — 114th Congress: Countering Foreign Propaganda and Disinformation Act of 2016.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. June 19, 2019 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5181>
Countering Foreign Propaganda and Disinformation Act of 2016, H.R. 5181, 114th Cong..
|title=H.R. 5181 (114th)
|accessdate=June 19, 2019
|author=114th Congress (2016)
|date=May 10, 2016
|quote=Countering Foreign Propaganda and Disinformation Act of 2016
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.