To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to pay rewards under an asset recovery rewards program to help identify and recover stolen assets linked to foreign government corruption and the proceeds of such corruption hidden behind complex financial structures in the United States and abroad.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 8th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 28, 2016
Length: 15 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on June 28, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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14 Cosponsors (8 Republicans, 6 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Terrorism Financing Task Force Releases Results of Two-Year Investigation”
— Rep. Stephen Lynch [D-MA8] (Sponsor) on Dec 20, 2016
Jun 28, 2016
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Feb 27, 2018
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5101 (115th).
May 14, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 389 (116th).
H.R. 5603 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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