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house Bill H.R. 731

Protecting Americans Abroad Act

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      house Committees
      Committee on Foreign Affairs
    IntroducedFebruary 14th, 2013

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Title

Protecting Americans Abroad Act

Official Title

To amend the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1990 and 1991 to allow the Department of State to use a best-value contracting method in awarding local guard or protective service contracts in high risk areas abroad under the diplomatic security program.

Summary

Protecting Americans Abroad Act - Amends the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1990 and 1991 to allow the Department of State to use a best-value contracting method in awarding local guard or protective service contracts in high risk areas abroad under the diplomatic security program.

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