H. R. 3851
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
September 27, 2017
Ms. Foxx (for herself, Mr. Engel, Mr. Hultgren, and Mr. McGovern) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs
To amend the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to provide for rewards for the arrest or conviction of certain foreign nationals who have committed genocide or war crimes, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
War Crimes Rewards Expansion Act.
Department of State rewards program
Paragraph (10) of section 36(b) of the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 (22 U.S.C. 2708(b)) is amended by striking
defined under the statute of such tribunal. and inserting the following:
under the statute of such country or tribunal, as the case may be; or
under United States law.