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H.R. 567: Trans-Sahara Counterterrorism Partnership Program Act of 2021

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To establish an interagency program to assist countries in North and West Africa to improve immediate and long-term capabilities to counter terrorist threats, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Michael McCaul

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 12, 2021
Length: 17 pages
Introduced
Jan 28, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 2471: Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2022
Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 15, 2022. (compare text)
Cosponsors

12 Cosponsors (7 Republicans, 5 Democrats)

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Washington Review, July 6, 2021
    — Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ8] on Jul 6, 2021

the daily leader: tuesday, june 29, 2021
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Jun 28, 2021

the daily leader: monday, june 28, 2021
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Jun 27, 2021

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 567 will add $2 million in new spending through 2026.

History

Jan 28, 2021
 
Introduced

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Feb 25, 2021
 
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.

Jun 25, 2021
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

Jun 29, 2021
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 567 is 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. 567. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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