To amend title 28, United States Code, to strip foreign sovereign immunity of certain foreign states to secure justice for victims of novel coronavirus in the United States.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 29, 2020
Length: 7 pages
Jul 29, 2020
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H.R. 7818 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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