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Short Titles as Introduced

Examine Overseas Diplomatic Footprint Act of 2018

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Official Title as Introduced

To consolidate certain small diplomatic and consular posts, and for other purposes.

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04/24/2018Introduced in House

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04/24/2018Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/24/2018Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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House Foreign Affairs04/24/2018 Referred to

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Introduced in House (04/24/2018)

Examine Overseas Diplomatic Footprint Act of 2018

This bill directs the Department of State, before initiating site selection for a diplomatic or consular post that is expected to employ 10 or fewer direct hire U.S. government employees for at least three years, to analyze options, including consolidation with other nearby posts.

The State Department shall complete a cost-benefit analysis for maintaining each such post for the prior three years.