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Markup: H.R. 1798 - To prevent foreign states that do business, issue securities, or borrow money in the United States, and then fail to satisfy United States court judgments totaling $100,000,000 or more based on such activities, from inflicting further

Date: 
Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 2:00pm
Location: 
Room 2172 of the Rayburn House Office Building

Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere
Matt Salmon (R-AZ)

Background

H.R. 1798
To prevent foreign states that do business, issue securities, or borrow money in the United States, and then fail to satisfy United States court judgments totaling $100,000,000 or more based on such activities, from inflicting further economic injuries in the United States, from undermining the integrity of United States courts, and from discouraging responsible lending to poor and developing nations by undermining the secondary and primary markets for sovereign debt.