To impose sanctions with respect to Turkey, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 16th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 30, 2019
Length: 33 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 29, 2019 but was never passed by the Senate.
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104 Cosponsors (63 Democrats, 40 Republicans, 1 Independent)
What legislators are saying
“Engel Turkey Sanctions Bill Passes House With Overwhelming Bipartisan Vote”
— Rep. Eliot Engel [D-NY16, 2013-2020] (Sponsor) on Oct 30, 2019
“Congresswoman Speier Condemns Azerbaijan’s Military Offensive in Artsakh”
— Rep. Jackie Speier [D-CA14] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 20, 2020
H.R. 4695 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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