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H.R.873: Promoting American Agricultural and Medical Exports to Cuba Act of 2013
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||foreign trade and international finance|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Charles B. Rangel, D-N.Y.|
|Total Cosponsors||18 (17 Democrats, 1 Republican)|
|Introduced||Feb. 27, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||April 8, 2013|
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|See it on||C-SPAN|
- Bill introduced in the House
- Bill passed in the House
- Bill passed in the Senate
- Bill signed into law
Promoting American Agricultural and Medical Exports to Cuba Act of 2013 - Prohibits the President from restricting direct transfers from a Cuban depository institution to a U.S. depository institution in payment for a product authorized for sale under the Trade Sanctions Reform and Export Enhancement Act of 2000.
Directs the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) to provide information and technical assistance to U.S. agricultural producers, cooperative organizations, or state agencies to promote U.S. agricultural exports products to Cuba.
Authorizes the issuance of temporary entry visas to Cuban nationals to facilitate purchase of U.S. agricultural products.
Amends the Department of Commerce and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1999 to repeal the prohibition on enforcement of rights to certain U.S. intellectual properties and such properties' transfer.
Prohibits the President from regulating or prohibiting travel to or from Cuba by U.S. citizens or lega...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|April 8, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security.|
|March 13, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on Horticulture, Research, Biotechnology, and Foreign Agriculture.|
|March 4, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on Trade.|
|Feb. 27, 2013||Referred to House Financial Services|
|Feb. 27, 2013||Referred to House Agriculture|
|Feb. 27, 2013||Referred to House Judiciary|
|Feb. 27, 2013||Referred to House Ways and Means|
|Feb. 27, 2013||Referred to House Foreign Affairs|