Summary: H.R.2456 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (05/16/2017)

Safeguarding Government from Foreign Corruption Act

This bill amends the federal criminal code to specify that a person, regardless of the country of his or her citizenship, may be convicted of an offense involving bribery of public officials based on conduct occurring outside the United States, in certain circumstances.

A violation of this bill constitutes a high crime and misdemeanor under the U.S. Constitution.