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Washington, D.C. –House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Michael McCaul announced the full committee will hold a markup to consider measures related to arms sales to Israel, export controls and expressing support for the people of Afghanistan on Wednesday, May 22nd.

What: Markup of three measures, including H.R. 8437, H.R. 8315, and H. Res. 616. 

Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Time: 10:00am ET

Location: Rayburn 2172


H.R. 8437, To provide for congressional oversight of proposed changes to arms sales to Israel;

H.R. 8315To amend the Export Control Reform Act of 2018 to prevent foreign adversaries from exploiting United States artificial intelligence and other enabling technologies, and for other purposes; and

H.Res. 616, Expressing support for the people of Afghanistan, condemning the Taliban’s assault on human rights and the specific targeting of women, girls, and members of religious and ethnic minorities, and expressing support for any Afghans who assisted in the United States mission in Afghanistan.


***NOTE: Measures may be added or changed. Check here for updates.***

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