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H.R.214: Cuba Reconciliation Act

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Sponsor José E. Serrano, D-N.Y.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Jan. 4, 2013
Latest Major Action Jan. 15, 2013
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Bill Summary

Cuba Reconciliation Act - Amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to repeal the embargo placed upon all trade with Cuba.

Amends the Internal Revenue Code to declare the denial of foreign tax credit inapplicable to Cuba.

Permits: (1) installation and maintenance of telecommunications equipment and facilities in Cuba, including telecommunications services between the United States and Cuba; and (2) travel to and from Cuba by U.S. citizens or residents.

Requires the U.S. Postal Service to provide direct mail service to and from Cuba.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 15, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Trade.
Jan. 4, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology.
Jan. 4, 2013 Referred to House Agriculture
Jan. 4, 2013 Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform
Jan. 4, 2013 Referred to House Judiciary
Jan. 4, 2013 Referred to House Financial Services
Jan. 4, 2013 Referred to House Energy and Commerce
Jan. 4, 2013 Referred to House Ways and Means
Jan. 4, 2013 Referred to House Foreign Affairs