H.R. 5616 (107th): Sunset of Helms-Burton Act of 2002


Oct 10, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 10, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Calvin “Cal” Dooley

Representative for California's 20th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 10, 2002
Length: 5 pages

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Full Title

To provide for the expiration of the Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity (LIBERTAD) Act of 1996, known as the Helms-Burton Act, on March 31, 2003.

Summary (CRS)

Sunset of Helms-Burton Act of 2002 - Terminates the Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity (LIBERTAD) Act of 1996 (Helms-Burton Act) on, and prohibits bringing any action under that Act with ... Read more >

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Oct 10, 2002

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23 cosponsors (17D, 6R) (show)
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