Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 10th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 24, 2017
Length: 3 pages
May 24, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 24, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 19, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5285 (114th).
May 24, 2017
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H.R. 2643 (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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To amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to require the annual human rights reports to include information on the institutionalization of children and the subjection of children to cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment, unnecessary detention, and denial of the right to life, liberty, and the security of persons, and for other purposes, H.R. 2643, 115th Cong. (2017).
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