A bill to identify and combat corruption in countries, to establish a tiered system of countries with respect to levels of corruption by their governments and their efforts to combat such corruption, and to assess United States assistance to designated countries in order to advance anti-corruption efforts in those countries and better serve United States taxpayers.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Maryland. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 5, 2017
Length: 12 pages
Apr 5, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 5, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 5, 2017
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S. 853 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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