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S.1857: Egypt Assistance Reform Act of 2013

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about international affairs
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Sponsor Robert Menendez, D-N.J.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Dec. 18, 2013
Latest Major Action Dec. 18, 2013
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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)

Egypt Assistance Reform Act of 2013 - Title I: Prohibition on Assistance to Governments Following Coups D'Etat - (Sec. 101) Amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to prohibit foreign assistance authorized pursuant to this Act or the Arms Export Control Act from being provided to the government of a foreign country whose democratically elected head of government is deposed by coup d'etat or decree in which the security services of that country play a decisive role.

Terminates restrictions 15 days after the Secretary notifies Congress that a democratically elected government has taken office in such country

Exempts from such prohibition humanitarian assistance or assistance to promote democratic elections or public participation in democratic processes.

Requires the Secretary of State to: (1) det...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 18, 2013 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 267.
Dec. 18, 2013 Committee on Foreign Relations. Original measure reported to Senate by Senator Menendez. Without written report.