US HB4879 | 2009-2010 | 111th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 95-1)
Status: Introduced on March 18 2010 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2010-03-18 - Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
Pending: House Foreign Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Global Democracy Promotion Act - States that in determining eligibility for assistance under part I of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 foreign nongovernmental organizations shall not: (1) be ineligible for such assistance solely on the basis of health or medical services provided by such organizations with non-U.S. government funds if such services do not violate the laws of the country in which they are being provided and would not violate U.S. federal law if provided in the United States; and (2) be subject to requirements relating to the use of non-U.S. government funds for advocacy and lobbying activities other than those that apply to U.S. nongovernmental organizations receiving assistance under part I of such Act.

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Title

Global Democracy Promotion Act

Sponsors

Rep. Gary Ackerman [D-NY]Rep. Brian Baird [D-WA]Sen. Tammy Baldwin [D-WI]Rep. Shelley Berkley [D-NV]
Rep. Howard Berman [D-CA]Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR]Rep. Rick Boucher [D-VA]Rep. Bruce Braley [D-IA]
Rep. Corrine Brown [D-FL]Rep. Lois Capps [D-CA]Rep. Michael Capuano [D-MA]Rep. Russ Carnahan [D-MO]
Rep. Judy Chu [D-CA]Rep. Yvette Clarke [D-NY]Rep. Lacy Clay [D-MO]Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN]
Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA]Rep. John Conyers [D-MI]Rep. Joseph Crowley [D-NY]Rep. Susan Davis [D-CA]
Rep. Peter DeFazio [D-OR]Rep. Diana DeGette [D-CO]Rep. Bill Delahunt [D-MA]Rep. Rosa DeLauro [D-CT]
Rep. Lloyd Doggett [D-TX]Rep. Keith Ellison [D-MN]Rep. Eliot Engel [D-NY]Rep. Anna Eshoo [D-CA]
Rep. Sam Farr [D-CA]Rep. Chaka Fattah [D-PA]Rep. Bob Filner [D-CA]Rep. Barney Frank [D-MA]
Rep. John Garamendi [D-CA]Rep. Alan Grayson [D-FL]Rep. Raul Grijalva [D-AZ]Rep. Luis Gutierrez [D-IL]
Rep. John Hall [D-NY]Rep. Jane Harman [D-CA]Rep. Maurice Hinchey [D-NY]Sen. Mazie Hirono [D-HI]
Rep. Paul Hodes [D-NH]Rep. Rush Holt [D-NJ]Rep. Michael Honda [D-CA]Rep. Steve Israel [D-NY]
Rep. Jesse Jackson [D-IL]Rep. Henry Johnson [D-GA]Rep. Mary Kilroy [D-OH]Sen. Mark Kirk [R-IL]
Rep. Barbara Lee [D-CA]Rep. Sander Levin [D-MI]Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA]Rep. Nita Lowey [D-NY]
Rep. Daniel Maffei [D-NY]Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY]Rep. Doris Matsui [D-CA]Rep. Carolyn McCarthy [D-NY]
Rep. Betty McCollum [D-MN]Rep. Jim McDermott [D-WA]Rep. James McGovern [D-MA]Rep. Michael McMahon [D-NY]
Rep. Michael Michaud [D-ME]Rep. George Miller [D-CA]Rep. Dennis Moore [D-KS]Rep. Gwen Moore [D-WI]
Rep. James Moran [D-VA]Sen. Christopher Murphy [D-CT]Rep. Jerrold Nadler [D-NY]Rep. Grace Napolitano [D-CA]
Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC]Rep. John Olver [D-MA]Rep. Frank Pallone [D-NJ]Rep. Bill Pascrell [D-NJ]
Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ]Sen. Gary Peters [D-MI]Rep. Chellie Pingree [D-ME]Rep. Jared Polis [D-CO]
Rep. David Price [D-NC]Rep. Laura Richardson [D-CA]Rep. Steven Rothman [D-NJ]Rep. Linda Sanchez [D-CA]
Rep. Janice Schakowsky [D-IL]Rep. Adam Schiff [D-CA]Rep. Robert Scott [D-VA]Rep. Brad Sherman [D-CA]
Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ]Rep. Louise Slaughter [D-NY]Rep. Adam Smith [D-WA]Rep. Jackie Speier [D-CA]
Rep. Fortney Stark [D-CA]Rep. Niki Tsongas [D-MA]Sen. Chris Van Hollen [D-MD]Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz [D-FL]
Rep. Henry Waxman [D-CA]Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT]Rep. Lynn Woolsey [D-CA]Rep. David Wu [D-OR]

History

DateChamberAction
2010-03-18 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Same As/Similar To

SB311 (Related) 2009-01-22 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

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