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S. 942: Counterterrorism Screening and Assistance Act of 2017

A bill to require a plan to combat international travel by terrorists and foreign fighters, accelerate the transfer of certain border security systems to foreign partner governments, establish minimum international border security standards, authorize the suspension of foreign assistance to countries not making significant efforts to comply with such minimum standards, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Marco Rubio

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Florida. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2017
Length: 17 pages
Introduced:

Apr 26, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Apr 26, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 26, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

See Instead:

H.R. 1196 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Sep 28, 2017

History

Apr 26, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Pending
 
Ordered Reported

Pending
 
Passed Senate (House next)

Pending
 
Passed House

Pending
 
Signed by the President

S. 942 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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