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H.R. 554 (116th): Saudi Educational Transparency and Reform Act of 2019

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To require annual reports on religious intolerance in Saudi Arabian educational materials, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Joe Wilson

Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2019
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Jan 15, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 30, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Cosponsors

20 Cosponsors (14 Democrats, 6 Republicans)

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Congressmen Wilson, Keating Act To Keep Saudi Arabia Accountable
    — Rep. Joe Wilson [R-SC2] (Sponsor) on Jan 18, 2019

Rep. LaHood Opposes Democrat Measures to Limit the Presidents Ability to Keep America Safe
    — Rep. Darin LaHood [R-IL18] on Jan 30, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 554 will add $1 million in new spending through 2029.

History

Jan 15, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Oct 30, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

H.R. 554 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 554. 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.

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