H.R.654 - Export Freedom to Cuba Act of 2007110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Rangel, Charles B. [D-NY-15] (Introduced 01/24/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/24/2007 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.654 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/24/2007)
Export Freedom to Cuba Act of 2007 - Prohibits the President from regulating or prohibiting travel to or from Cuba by U.S. citizens or legal residents, or any of the transactions ordinarily incident to such travel relating to: (1) accompanied personal baggage; (2) payment of living expenses and the acquisition of personal-use goods or services; (3) travel arrangements; (4) nonscheduled air, sea, or land voyage transactions (such provision does not permit the carriage of articles other than accompanied baggage into Cuba or the United States); and (5) normal banking transactions.
States that such provision does not: (1) restrict presidential authority in time of war or armed hostilities between the United States and Cuba, or of imminent danger to the public health or the physical safety of U.S. travelers; and (2) authorize U.S. importation of personal consumption goods acquired in Cuba.