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Titles (3)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Title(s) as Introduced

BOLIVAR Act
Banning Operations and Leases with the Illegitimate Venezuelan Authoritarian Regime Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To prohibit contracting with persons that have business operations with the Maduro regime, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
01/28/2021Introduced in House

All Actions (2)

Date All Actions
01/28/2021Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/28/2021Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Oversight and Reform01/28/2021 Referred to

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Introduced in House (01/28/2021)

Banning Operations and Leases with the Illegitimate Venezuelan Authoritarian Regime Act or the BOLIVAR Act

This bill prohibits an executive agency from entering into a contract for the procurement of goods or services with any person that has business operations with the Maduro regime in Venezuela.

The bill lists exceptions, including where vital to U.S. national security or as necessary for purposes of providing humanitarian assistance, disaster relief and other urgent lifesaving measures, or to carry out noncombatant evacuations.