To require the President to obtain written approval from the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of State prior to the use of nuclear weapons by the United States, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 27, 2016
Length: 2 pages
Dec 27, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on December 27, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Dec 27, 2016
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H.R. 6535 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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