To impose sanctions with respect to Turkey, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
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.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
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.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4695. 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.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2021). H.R. 4695 — 116th Congress: PACT Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hr4695
“H.R. 4695 — 116th Congress: PACT Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2019. September 28, 2021 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hr4695>
PACT Act, H.R. 4695, 116th Cong. (2019).
|title=H.R. 4695 (116th)
|accessdate=September 28, 2021
|author=116th Congress (2019)
|date=October 16, 2019
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.