HR425: FTO Passport Revocation Act of 2017

By | January 5, 2018
Seal of the United States Department of State.

Seal of the United States Department of State.

This bill amends the Passport Act of 1926 to direct the Department of State to refuse to issue a passport to an individual who is a member of or affiliated with, or who has aided or provided material support to, a foreign terrorist organization.

Official Summary

Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by President
Became Public Law


Amended in committee.


Original sponsor: Rep. Poe, Ted [R-TX-2]

Cosponsors: Rep. Keating, William R. [D-MA-9], Rep. Wilson, Joe [R-SC-2]


Passed House by voice vote.

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