Text: H.R.3561 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (11/20/2013)


113th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 3561


To prohibit Department of State approval for the Russian space agency to build or operate a ground monitoring station in the United States unless such station does not raise counterintelligence or other national security concerns.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

November 20, 2013

Mr. Kingston introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs


A BILL

To prohibit Department of State approval for the Russian space agency to build or operate a ground monitoring station in the United States unless such station does not raise counterintelligence or other national security concerns.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Prevent Russian Infiltration Act of 2013”.

SEC. 2. Conditional prohibition on building or operating a Russian space agency ground monitoring station in the United States.

The Secretary of State may not approve a request by the Russian space agency, Roscosmos, to build or operate a ground monitoring station in the United States, including in any territory or possession of the United States, until the Secretary of State, the Secretary of Defense, and the Director of National Intelligence jointly certify to Congress that any such proposed station does not raise counterintelligence or other national security concerns.