S. 1903 (108th): North Korean Freedom Act of 2003


Nov 20, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 20, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Samuel “Sam” Brownback

Senator from Kansas



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Last Updated: Nov 20, 2003
Length: 48 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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 the Secretary of State to report to the appropriate congressional committees on the North Korean prison and labor camp system. Urges the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 20, 2003

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1903”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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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