H.R. 390: Iraq and Syria Genocide Emergency Relief and Accountability Act of 2017

To provide for emergency relief to victims of genocide, crimes against humanity, and war crimes in Iraq and Syria, to provide accountability for perpetrators of these crimes, and for other purposes.

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Jan 10, 2017


Referred to Committee on Jan 10, 2017

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 10, 2017, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

This bill is scheduled for the following committee meetings:
Mar 29, 2017 10:30 a.m. — House Committee on Foreign Affairs


Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 10, 2017
Length: 20 pages


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Jan 10, 2017

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