H.R.1666 - To prohibit the availability of funds for activities in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, and for other purposes.115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Jones, Walter B., Jr. [R-NC-3] (Introduced 03/22/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs; Rules|
|Latest Action:||04/27/2017 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1666 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/22/2017)
This bill prohibits making funds available for activities in Afghanistan after one year following enactment of this bill. Such prohibition shall not apply to: (1) operations of the U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan, or (2) intelligence gathering activities.
Such prohibition may be waived on a case-by-case basis if: (1) the President submits to Congress a certification that the availability of funds for such activities is in U.S. national interests; and (2) Congress, within 30 days after receipt of such certification, enacts a joint resolution authorizing the availability of funds for such activities.