S.1595: Hizballah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act of 2017

About This Bill

  • Introduced July 20, 2017
  • Latest Major Action Oct. 12, 2018

Bill Sponsor

Bill Summary

Hizballah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act of 2017 This bill amends the Hizballah International Financing Prevention Act of 2015 to impose specified sanctions on: (1) foreign persons that knowingly assist in or provide support for fund raising or recruitment activities for Hizballah; (2) agencies of foreign governments that provide Hizballah with financial support, arms, or other assistance; and (3) Hizballah by reason of its...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 4 statements associated with S.1595.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Oct. 12
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Oct. 11
Senate agreed to the House amendment to S. 1595 by Unanimous Consent.
Oct. 11
Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
Oct. 11
Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S6880)
Sept. 28
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
Sept. 25

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H8872-8876)

Sept. 25
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H8872-8878)
Sept. 25
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Sept. 25
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
Sept. 25
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on S. 1595.
Sept. 25
Considered under suspension of the rules.
Sept. 25
Ms. Ros-Lehtinen moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Oct. 12, 2017
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on the Judiciary, and Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Oct. 10, 2017
Held at the desk.
Oct. 10, 2017
Received in the House.
Oct. 10, 2017
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Oct. 5, 2017

Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6375)

Oct. 5, 2017
Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
Oct. 5, 2017

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs discharged by Unanimous Consent.

July 20, 2017
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
July 20, 2017

Introduced in the Senate by Marco Rubio (R-Fla.)

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