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H.R. 6207: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democracy and Accountability Act of 2018

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To support democracy and accountability in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Christopher “Chris” Smith

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2018
Length: 12 pages
Introduced:

Jun 25, 2018

Status:

Ordered Reported on Jun 28, 2018

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 28, 2018.

Prognosis:

70% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 6207 will add $1 million in new spending through 2023.

History

Jun 25, 2018
 
Introduced

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Jun 28, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 6207 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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