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H.R. 5101: Kleptocracy Asset Recovery Rewards Act

To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to pay rewards under an asset recovery rewards program to help identify and recover stolen assets linked to foreign government corruption and the proceeds of such corruption hidden behind complex financial structures in the United States and abroad.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Stephen Lynch

Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 8th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 27, 2018
Length: 15 pages

Feb 27, 2018


Introduced on Feb 27, 2018

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 27, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.


3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Feb 27, 2018

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Passed House (Senate next)

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 5101 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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