S. 3155: Foreign Cultural Exchange Jurisdictional Immunity Clarification Act

A bill to amend chapter 97 of title 28, United States Code, to clarify the exception to foreign sovereign immunity set forth in section 1605(a)(3) of such title.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jul 11, 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:

Orrin Hatch

Senior Senator from Utah

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2016
Length: 8 pages

Prognosis:

2% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Jul 11, 2016
 
Introduced

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Sep 15, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

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Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 3155 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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