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S.2238: Crimea Annexation Non-recognition Act of 2014

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about international affairs
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Sponsor Daniel Coats, R-Ind.
Total Cosponsors 12 (All Republicans)
Introduced April 10, 2014
Latest Major Action April 10, 2014
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Bill Summary

Crimea Annexation Non-recognition Act of 2014 - States that it is U.S. policy to not recognize the de jure or de facto sovereignty of the Russian Federation over Crimea, its airspace, or its territorial waters.

Prohibits: (1) any federal department or agency from taking any action that recognizes or implies recognition of sovereignty of the Russian Federation over Crimea, its airspace, or its territorial waters; (2) the Government Printing Office (GPO) from printing any map, document, or other paper indicating Crimea as part of the territory of the Russian Federation; and (3) any federal department or agency from taking any action to facilitate, finance, or guarantee any investment in Crimea that involves any official or entity of the government of the Russian Federation, or any business, bank, or other financial entity whose headquarters or principal place of business is in the Russian Federation.

Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to require the U.S. represen...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 10, 2014 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.