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H.R. 4017 (115th): United States-Israel Common Defense Authorization Act

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To authorize the President to take actions to ensure Israel is prepared for all contingencies if Iran seeks to develop a nuclear weapon after expiration of certain provisions of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations and authorizations. This is an authorization bill, which directs how federal funds should or should not be used. (It does not set overall spending limits, however, which are the subject of appropriations bills.) Authorizations are typically made for single fiscal years (October 1 through September 30 of the next year) but are often renewed in subsequent law.

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Josh Gottheimer

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 5th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 11, 2017
Length: 8 pages
Introduced:

Oct 11, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 11, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Oct 11, 2017
 
Introduced

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H.R. 4017 (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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