S.227: Embassy Security Funds Transfer 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 Patrick J. Leahy, D-Vt.
Total Cosponsors 17 (15 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
Introduced Feb. 4, 2013
Latest Major Action Feb. 5, 2013
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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Embassy Security Funds Transfer Act of 2013 - Authorizes funds appropriated under the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act of 2012 under the headings "Diplomatic and Consular Programs" and "Embassy Security, Construction, and Maintenance" to be transferred between such headings.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 5, 2013 Held at the desk.
Feb. 5, 2013 Received in the House.
Feb. 5, 2013 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Feb. 4, 2013 Introduced in the Senate, read twice, considered, read the third time, and passed without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S476-477; text as passed Senate: CR S477)