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H.R. 1580 (116th): Global Fragility Act of 2019

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To enhance stabilization of conflict-affected areas and prevent violence and fragility globally, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Eliot Engel

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 16th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 7, 2019
Length: 27 pages
Introduced
Mar 7, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 7, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Cosponsors

5 Cosponsors (3 Republicans, 2 Democrats)

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What legislators are saying

Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Introduce Legislation to Prevent Conflict and Violence in Fragile Countries
    — Rep. Eliot Engel [D-NY16, 2013-2020] (Sponsor) on Mar 7, 2019

McCaul Speaks on Preventing Violent Conflict in Fragile States
    — Rep. Michael McCaul [R-TX10] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 12, 2019

Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Introduces Legislation to Prevent Conflict and Violence in Fragile Countries
    — Rep. Ann Wagner [R-MO2] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 8, 2019

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History

Mar 7, 2019
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1580 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1580. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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