US HB669 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 34-0)
Status: Introduced on February 1 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-01 - Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed 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.
Pending: House Foreign Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Prohibits the use of federal funds to conduct a first-use nuclear strike unless Congress expressly authorizes such a strike pursuant to a declaration of war. A first-use nuclear strike is an attack using nuclear weapons against an enemy that did not first launch a nuclear strike against the United States, its territories, or its allies.

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Title

Restricting First Use of Nuclear Weapons Act of 2021

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History

DateChamberAction
2021-02-01HouseReferred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed 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.
2021-02-01HouseReferred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed 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.
2021-02-01HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB1148 (Same As) 2021-04-15 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

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Bill Comments 750

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