H.R.3851 - War Crimes Rewards Expansion Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Foxx, Virginia [R-NC-5] (Introduced 09/27/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs | Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/08/2018 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Text: H.R.3851 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
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Referred in Senate (02/08/2018)
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations
To amend the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to provide for rewards for the arrest or conviction of certain foreign nationals who have committed genocide or war crimes, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the “War Crimes Rewards Expansion Act”.
Paragraph (10) of section 36(b) of the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 (22 U.S.C. 2708(b)) is amended by striking “defined under the statute of such tribunal.” and inserting the following:““defined—
“(A) under the statute of such country or tribunal, as the case may be; or
“(B) under United States law;”.
Passed the House of Representatives February 7, 2018.
|Attest:||karen l. haas,|