Vote — Jul 7, 2015 7:06 p.m.
Jun 10, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976
Passed House & Senate on Oct 1, 1976
This bill was passed by Congress on October 1, 1976 but was not enacted before the end of its Congressional session. (It is possible this bill is waiting for the signature of the President.)
Senator from Nebraska
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 21, 1976
A bill to define the jurisdiction of U.S. courts in suits against foreign states, the circumstances in which foreign states are immune from suit and in which execution may not be levied on their property.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 21, 1976
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3553 — 94th Congress: Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/s3553
“S. 3553 — 94th Congress: Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1976. July 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/s3553>
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