Foreign Assistance Under Limitation and Transparency Act (FAULT Act)

May 9, 2013
May 9, 2013
Referred to House (sub)committee

This bill would forbid appropriations or U.S. aid of any kind to Iran, North Korea, Syria, Egypt, and Pakistan, with an exception of up to $50 m. per year for agricultural commodities, medicine, and medical devices.

It would also remove Egypt’s designation as a ‘major non-NATO ally’ until the secretary of state certifies that the Egyptian government has undertaken certain democratic measures.

Rep. Gosar attached the language of this bill to the last 2 Defense Dept. Appropriations Acts (*H.R. 5856 of 3/25/12 and *H.R. 1473 of 4/11/11).

3 cosponsors (3R).

Last major action: 5/9/13 referred to House Cmte. on Foreign Affairs.

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