Making appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2017, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 12th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 15, 2016
Length: 276 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on July 15, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jul 15, 2016
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Jul 15, 2016
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H.R. 5912 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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