About the bill
H.R. 1911 amends the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to mandate that the position of Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism shall hold the rank of Ambassador. Specifically, the legislation establishes that the Special Envoy will be nominated by the President with the advice and consent of the Senate, report directly to the Secretary of State, not hold any other office, and serve as the primary advisor to, and coordinate the efforts of the United States government to monitor and combat anti-Semitism and anti-Semitic incitement that ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 17, 2018
Length: 4 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 13, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“<span class='\"kicker\"'>HR 1911 to enhance State Dept. Special Envoy anti-Semitism post</span>House Passes Smiths Bill to Combat Anti-Semitism”
— Rep. Christopher “Chris” Smith [R-NJ4] (Sponsor) on Sep 12, 2018
“Taskforce Statement on Findings of New Anti-Semitism Report”
— Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen [R-FL27, 2013-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 26, 2018
H.R. 1911 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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