With voters now ranking terrorism as the top problem facing the U.S. for the first time in a decade, and Cruz is currently projected to win the Iowa caucus next week, the Expatriate Terrorist Act is one of Cruz’s most frequently-promoted policy proposals to deal with the issue. The Senate Judiciary Committee will consider the bill this Thursday ...
Jan 22, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 22, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from Texas
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Last Updated: Jan 22, 2015
Length: 5 pages
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S. 247 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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