To direct the Secretary of State to develop and submit to Congress a strategy and implementation plan outlining United States efforts to counter the malign influence and activities of the Russian Federation and its proxies in Africa, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 28, 2022
Length: 7 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 27, 2022 but was never passed by the Senate.
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16 Cosponsors (11 Democrats, 5 Republicans)
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H.R. 7311 (117th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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