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H.R. 1666 (115th): To prohibit the availability of funds for activities in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, and for other purposes.

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Walter Jones Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 22, 2017
Length: 7 pages
Mar 22, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 22, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


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What legislators are saying

Jones expresses disappointment on afghanistan
    — Rep. Walter Jones [R-NC3, 1995-2019] (Sponsor) on Aug 22, 2017

Congressman Garamendi Announces Introduction of Bipartisan Bill Requiring a new AUMF for military operations in Afghanistan
    — Rep. John Garamendi [D-CA3] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 30, 2017

Jones and garamendi host press conference, calling for debate on war in afghanistan
    — Rep. Walter Jones [R-NC3, 1995-2019] (Sponsor) on May 25, 2017

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Mar 22, 2017

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 1666 (115th) 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 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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