To amend the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to monitor and combat anti-Semitism globally, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 14, 2019
Length: 4 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Passed House (Senate next) on Jan 11, 2019
This bill passed in the House on January 11, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Ordered Reported — May 21, 2020
What legislators are saying
“<span class='\"kicker\"'>Smith introduced legislation to upgrade critical State Dept. position </span>Smith on the Appointment of the Anti-Semitism Special Envoy”
— Rep. Christopher “Chris” Smith [R-NJ4] (Sponsor) on Feb 5, 2019
“House Passes Schneider, Smith Led Bill to Fill Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism”
— Rep. Bradley “Brad” Schneider [D-IL10] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 11, 2019
H.R. 221 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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