About the bill
- Full Title
To promote human rights, democracy, and development in North Korea, to promote overall security on the Korean Peninsula and establish a more peaceful world environment, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
North Korean Freedom Act of 2003 - Requires reports on: (1) the North Korean prison and labor camp system, focusing on prisons housing political prisoners; (2) U.S. Government policies toward ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Nov 21, 2003
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3573”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
6 cosponsors (4R, 2D)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3573 — 108th Congress: North Korean Freedom Act of 2003. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr3573
“H.R. 3573 — 108th Congress: North Korean Freedom Act of 2003.” www.GovTrack.us. 2003. November 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr3573>
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