To provide for certain authorities of the Department of State, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 39th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 24, 2018
Length: 149 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on April 24, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)
Apr 24, 2018
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Apr 26, 2018
Considered by House Committee on Foreign Affairs
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
H.R. 5592 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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