H.R.425 - FTO Passport Revocation Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Poe, Ted [R-TX-2] (Introduced 01/10/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs | Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 11/02/2017 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.425 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (11/01/2017)
FTO Passport Revocation Act of 2017
(Sec. 2) This bill amends the Passport Act of 1926 to authorize the Department of State to: (1) refuse to issue a passport to an individual who has aided, assisted, abetted, or otherwise helped a foreign terrorist organization designated pursuant to the Immigration and Nationality Act; or (2) revoke a passport previously issued to any such individual;
A person whose passport is denied or revoked may request a State Department hearing within 60 days of receiving notice of such action.
If the State Department refuses to issue or revokes a passport, or if subsequent to a hearing the State Department issues or cancels a revocation of a passport that was the subject of such a hearing, the State Department shall report to Congress within 30 days regarding such action.