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H.R. 31: Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2019

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To require certain additional actions in connection with the national emergency with respect to Syria, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Eliot Engel

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

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Last Updated: Jun 3, 2019
Length: 52 pages
Introduced
Jan 3, 2019
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Jan 22, 2019

This bill passed in the House on January 22, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

Kinzinger-Led Legislation Passes the House
    — Rep. Adam Kinzinger [R-IL16] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 24, 2019

Rep. Hill Applauds House Passage of New Sanctions on Human Rights Abusers in Syria
    — Rep. French Hill [R-AR2] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 22, 2019

VIDEO: Udall Delivers Keynote Address at Center for American Progress on Preventing an Unconstitutional War with Iran
    — Sen. Tom Udall [D-NM] on Jun 11, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 31 will add $2 million in new spending through 2024.

History

Jan 3, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jan 22, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

May 22, 2019
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jun 3, 2019
 
Text Published

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 31 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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