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H.R. 3206: Protecting Europe’s Energy Security Act of 2019

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To impose sanctions with respect to the provision of certain vessels for the construction of Russian energy export pipelines, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Adam Kinzinger

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 16th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 11, 2019
Length: 9 pages
Jun 11, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Parts Incorporated Into Other Measures

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 26, 2019. Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

S. 1790: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 20, 2019. (compare text)
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Reps. Kinzinger, Heck Secure Critical Legislative Measure to Combat Russian Aggression in 2020 Defense Bill
    — Rep. Adam Kinzinger [R-IL16] (Sponsor) on Dec 10, 2019

Rep. Denny Heck, Rep. Adam Kinzinger Secure Critical Legislative Measures to Combat Russian Aggression in Must-Pass Defense Package
    — Rep. Denny Heck [D-WA10] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 10, 2019

Rep. Kinzinger Statement on Energy Security Legislation
    — Rep. Adam Kinzinger [R-IL16] (Sponsor) on Jun 12, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform estimates new spending due to H.R. 3206 will be negligible.


Jun 11, 2019

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Jun 26, 2019
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