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H.R.597: Commission on Americans Living Abroad Act

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Sponsor Carolyn B. Maloney, D-N.Y.
Total Cosponsors 21 (All Democrats)
Introduced Feb. 8, 2013
Latest Major Action April 23, 2013
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Bill Summary

Commission on Americans Living Abroad Act - Establishes the Commission on Americans Living Abroad which shall conduct a study of how federal laws and policies affect U.S. citizens living abroad, including civilians and members of the Armed Forces.

Terminates the Commission upon submission of a final report to Congress.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 23, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.
Feb. 8, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Feb. 8, 2013 Referred to House Education and the Workforce
Feb. 8, 2013 Referred to House Energy and Commerce
Feb. 8, 2013 Referred to House Administration
Feb. 8, 2013 Referred to House Judiciary
Feb. 8, 2013 Referred to House Ways and Means
Feb. 8, 2013 Referred to House Financial Services
Feb. 8, 2013 Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform