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H.R. 2712 (115th): Palestinian International Terrorism Support Prevention Act of 2017

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To impose sanctions with respect to foreign support for Palestinian terrorism, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Brian Mast

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 25, 2017
Length: 27 pages
May 25, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 15, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


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What legislators are saying

DeSantis to Introduce Legislation Helping U.S. Victims of Terrorism Hold Terror-Financing States Accountable
    — Rep. Ron DeSantis [R-FL6, 2013-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 25, 2017

Ranking Member Deutch Votes for Taylor Force Act in Committee
    — Rep. Theodore Deutch [D-FL22] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 15, 2017

Three Schneider Amendments Accepted at House Foreign Affairs Committee Markup
    — Rep. Bradley Schneider [D-IL10] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 17, 2017

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May 25, 2017

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Nov 15, 2017
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H.R. 2712 (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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