S.3155: Foreign Cultural Exchange Jurisdictional Immunity Clarification Act

About This Bill

  • Introduced July 11, 2016
  • Latest Major Action Sept. 15, 2016

Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) Foreign Cultural Exchange Jurisdictional Immunity Clarification Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the federal judicial code with respect to denial of a foreign state's sovereign immunity from the jurisdiction of U.S. or state courts in commercial activity cases where rights in property taken in violation of...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 3 statements associated with S.3155.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Sept. 15, 2016
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 632.
Sept. 15, 2016
Committee on the Judiciary. Reported by Senator Grassley without amendment. Without written report.
Sept. 15, 2016
Committee on the Judiciary. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
July 11, 2016
Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
July 11, 2016

Introduced in the Senate by Orrin G. Hatch (R-Utah)

Close Comment Creative Commons Donate Email Facebook Mobile Phone Podcast Print RSS Search Search Twitter WhatsApp Resolving differences Check Building Arrow right Info circle Oops OOPS Pencil File text Bars Search Close Cogs Filter Compare Revolving Door Info card Activity Member menu Globe Document External link Quote News Calendar No Vote
Current site Current page