H.R.3561: Prevent Russian Infiltration Act of 2013

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about international affairs
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Sponsor Jack Kingston, R-Ga.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Nov. 20, 2013
Latest Major Action Jan. 10, 2014
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Bill Summary

Prevent Russian Infiltration Act of 2013 - Prohibits the Secretary of State from approving a Russian space agency (Roscosmos) request to build or operate a ground monitoring station in the United States, including in any U.S. territory or possession, until the Secretary, the Secretary of Defense (DOD), and the Director of National Intelligence jointly certify to Congress that any such proposed station does not raise counterintelligence or other national security concerns.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 10, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats.
Nov. 20, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.