To prohibit United States voluntary contributions to the regular budget of the United Nations or any United Nations agency, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 36th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 4, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Jan 4, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 4, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 4, 2017
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H.R. 249 (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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