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H.R. 2708 (105th): Enhancement of Trade, Security, and Human Rights through Sanctions Reform Act

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To provide a framework for consideration by the legislative and executive branches of unilateral economic sanctions.

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Lee Hamilton

Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 23, 1997
Length: 29 pages
Oct 23, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 23, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.



Oct 23, 1997

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H.R. 2708 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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