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H.RES.620: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Government of Mexico should immediately release United States Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi and provide for his swift return to the United States so Sgt. Tahmooressi can receive the appropriate medical assistance for his medical condition.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about international affairs
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Sponsor Ted Poe, R-Texas
Total Cosponsors 124 (27 Democrats, 97 Republicans)
Introduced June 11, 2014
Latest Major Action Sept. 8, 2014
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7th Nov. 2, 2014
9th Oct. 26, 2014
9th Oct. 19, 2014
4th Oct. 12, 2014
3rd Oct. 5, 2014
6th Aug. 24, 2014
9th Aug. 17, 2014

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Bill Summary

Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that: (1) the government of Mexico should release U.S. Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi and provide for his return to the United States so he can receive appropriate medical assistance, and (2) the President should utilize the full powers and authorities of his office to secure Sgt. Tahmooressi's release.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Sept. 8, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere.
June 11, 2014 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.