H.R. 1953 (100th): A bill to deny certain trade benefits to Romania unless that country recognizes and protects the fundamental human rights and freedoms of all citizens of that country, particularly Hungarian-speaking and other ethnic minorities, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Apr 6, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 6, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Ernest Konnyu

Representative for California's 12th congressional district

Republican

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
4/6/1987--Introduced.Suspends nondiscriminatory treatment (most-favored-nation treatment) for products of Romania entered into the United States during the one-year period beginning on the date of enactment of this Act. Allows the President ... Read more >
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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1953” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Apr 6, 1987

Details

Cosponsors
54 cosponsors (40R, 14D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Trade

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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