S. 2763: 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

Status:

Reported by Committee on Sep 15, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on September 15, 2016.

Sponsor:

John Cornyn

Senior Senator from Texas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2016
Length: 18 pages

Prognosis:

4% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Apr 7, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 15, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

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

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 2763 is 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.

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