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H.R.5241: Crimea Annexation Non-recognition Act
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||international affairs|
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|Sponsor||Gerald E. Connolly, D-Va.|
|Total Cosponsors||17 (8 Democrats, 9 Republicans)|
|Introduced||July 29, 2014|
|Latest Major Action||Nov. 20, 2014|
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- Bill introduced in the House
- Bill passed in the House
- Bill passed in the Senate
- Bill signed into law
Crimea Annexation Non-recognition Act - Prohibits the U.S. government from recognizing the de jure or de facto sovereignty of the Russian Federation over Crimea, its airspace, or its territorial waters.
Prohibits any federal department or agency from taking any action or extending any assistance that recognizes or implies recognition of the de jure or de facto sovereignty of the Russian Federation over Crimea, its airspace, or its territorial waters.
Authorizes the President to waive such prohibitions if vital to U.S. national security interests.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|Nov. 20, 2014||Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.|
|Nov. 20, 2014||Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.|
|Sept. 8, 2014||Referred to the Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats.|
|July 29, 2014||Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.|