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S. 2878 (114th): Frank R. Wolf International Religious Freedom Act

A bill to amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to improve the ability of the United States to advance religious freedom globally through enhanced diplomacy, training, counterterrorism, and foreign assistance efforts, and through stronger and more flexible political responses to religious freedom violations and violent extremism worldwide, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Marco Rubio

Sponsor. Senator for Florida. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 28, 2016
Length: 36 pages
Introduced:

Apr 28, 2016
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. 1150: Frank R. Wolf International Religious Freedom Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 16, 2016. (compare text)

History

Apr 28, 2016
 
Introduced

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S. 2878 (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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