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H.R. 5336: Foreign Influence Transparency Act

To amend the Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938 to limit the exemption from the registration requirements of such Act for persons engaging in activities in furtherance of bona fide religious, scholastic, academic, or scientific pursuits or the fine arts to activities which do not promote the political agenda of a foreign government, to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to clarify the disclosures of foreign gifts by institutions, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Joe Wilson

Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 20, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Mar 20, 2018

Status:

Introduced on Mar 20, 2018

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 20, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

11% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Mar 20, 2018
 
Introduced

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Ordered Reported

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Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

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Signed by the President

H.R. 5336 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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