To provide for nonpreemption of measures by State and local governments to divest from entities that engage in commerce-related or investment-related boycott, divestment, or sanctions activity targeting Israel, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 10th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 8, 2017
Length: 9 pages
Jun 8, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 8, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 8, 2017
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H.R. 2856 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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