H.R. 479: North Korea State Sponsor of Terrorism Designation Act of 2017

H.R. 479 requires the Secretary of State to determine whether the government of North Korea meets the criteria of a state sponsor of terrorism. The legislation directs the Secretary to issue a report to the appropriate congressional committees not later than 90 days after enactment. The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea was designated as a state sponsor of terrorism in ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 12, 2017

Status:

Passed House on Apr 3, 2017

This bill passed in the House on April 3, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Ted Poe

Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 4, 2017
Length: 7 pages

Prognosis:

22% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 12, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 29, 2017
 
Ordered Reported by Committee

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Mar 30, 2017
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Apr 3, 2017
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 479 is 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.

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