To impose sanctions against individuals responsible for genocide, war crimes, and crimes against humanity, to support measures for the protection of civilians and humanitarian operations, and to support peace efforts in the Darfur region of Sudan, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 27, 2006
Length: 13 pages
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 13, 2006
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 13, 2006.
What legislators are saying
“Lowey Statement in Support of the Darfur Peace and Accountability Act”
— Rep. Nita Lowey [D-NY17] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 5, 2006
“Statement Regarding the Passage of H.R. 3127: the Darfur Peace and Accountability Act”
— Rep. Michael Capuano [D-MA7, 2013-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 6, 2006
H.R. 3127 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Darfur Peace and Accountability Act of 2006, Pub. L. No. 109-344, H.R. 3127, 109th Cong..
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