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H.R. 889 (114th): Foreign Cultural Exchange Jurisdictional Immunity Clarification Act

To amend chapter 97 of title 28, United States Code, to clarify the exception to foreign sovereign immunity set forth in section 1605(a)(3) of such title.

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Overview

Introduced:

Feb 11, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 6477: Foreign Cultural Exchange Jurisdictional Immunity Clarification Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 16, 2016. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Steve Chabot

Representative for Ohio's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 10, 2015
Length: 5 pages

History

Feb 11, 2015
 
Introduced

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Mar 24, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 8, 2015
 
Reported by House Committee on the Judiciary

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Jun 9, 2015
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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H.R. 889 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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.

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