S. 2763 (114th): Holocaust Expropriated Art Recovery Act of 2016

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About the bill

S. 2763, the Holocaust Expropriated Art Recovery (HEAR) Act, would replace the current statutes of limitations set by ...

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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 7, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Ordered Reported by Committee (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on September 15, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was enacted as:

H.R. 6130: Holocaust Expropriated Art Recovery Act of 2016
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 16, 2016. (compare text)
Sponsor:

John Cornyn

Senior Senator from Texas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2016
Length: 18 pages

History

Apr 7, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 15, 2016
 
Ordered Reported by Committee

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Dec 6, 2016
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Judiciary

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

S. 2763 (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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