US HR49 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 41-16)
Status: Introduced on January 16 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-14 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism.
Pending: House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Supporting Coptic Christians in Egypt. This resolution acknowledges the importance of the U.S.-Egypt partnership and Egypt's role in the fight against terrorism and violent extremism. It also urges the Egyptian government to enact serious and legitimate reforms to ensure that Coptic Christians have the same rights and opportunities as other Egyptian citizens, and to take steps to end the culture of impunity for attacks on Christians.

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Title

Supporting Coptic Christians in Egypt.

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-03-14HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism.
2019-01-16HouseReferred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
2019-01-16HouseSponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H607-608)
2019-01-16HouseIntroduced in House

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