Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 17, 2019
Length: 4 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on January 17, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“McGovern Introduces Bill to Prohibit Saudi Arms Sales and Military Aid”
— Rep. James “Jim” McGovern [D-MA2] (Sponsor) on Jan 17, 2019
Oct 23, 2018
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 7082 (115th).
Jan 17, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.R. 643 (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. 643. 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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To prohibit the provision of United States security assistance to the Government of Saudi Arabia, and for other purposes, H.R. 643, 116th Cong. (2019).
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