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S. 2517 (114th): Combat Terrorist Use of Social Media Act of 2016

A bill to require a report on United States strategy to combat terrorist use of social media, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Ron Johnson

Sponsor. Senator for Wisconsin. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2016
Length: 8 pages
Introduced:

Feb 9, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 10, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Feb 9, 2016
 
Introduced

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Feb 10, 2016
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 11, 2016
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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S. 2517 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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