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S. 2621: Holocaust Insurance Accountability Act of 2019

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How should Holocaust survivors legally attempt to claim any money stolen from them and still owed since the 1940s?

Context

To this day, some Holocaust survivors have not been paid money they’ve been owed for more than 70 years. As a recent Congressional Research Service report noted, “Up to billions of dollars worth of assets seized by the Nazis from individual citizens and deposited in private and national banks throughout Western Europe had never been returned.”

Claimants used to go through the International Commission on Holocaust Era Insurance Policies ...

Sponsor and status

Marco Rubio

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Florida. Republican.

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Last Updated: Oct 17, 2019
Length: 11 pages
Introduced
Oct 17, 2019
Status

Introduced on Oct 17, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on October 17, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis
17% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Oct 17, 2019
 
Introduced

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Passed Senate

 
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Signed by the President

S. 2621 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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