About the bill
- 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 ...
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Oct 10, 2002
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5616”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
23 cosponsors (17D, 6R)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5616 — 107th Congress: Sunset of Helms-Burton Act of 2002. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr5616
“H.R. 5616 — 107th Congress: Sunset of Helms-Burton Act of 2002.” www.GovTrack.us. 2002. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr5616>
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