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Titles (2)

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Short Titles as Introduced

United Nations Voting Accountability Act of 2017

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To prohibit United States assistance to foreign countries that oppose the position of the United States in the United Nations.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
11/03/2017Introduced in House

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11/03/2017Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
Action By: House of Representatives
11/03/2017Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (2)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. King, Steve [R-IA-4]* 11/03/2017
Rep. Gaetz, Matt [R-FL-1] 11/16/2017

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Foreign Affairs11/03/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in House (11/03/2017)

United Nations Voting Accountability Act of 2017

This bill prohibits giving assistance, such as various types of economic support or military training, to countries that oppose U.S. positions on more than 50 percent of the recorded votes in the most recent United Nations session.

A country may be exempted if there has been a fundamental change in leadership and policies and the Department of State determines that the country will no longer oppose the U.S. position. The President may exempt a country for U.S. national security interests.