H.R. 3127 (109th): Darfur Peace and Accountability Act of 2006

Introduced:

Jun 30, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Oct 13, 2006

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 13, 2006.

Law:

Pub.L. 109-344

Sponsor:

Henry Hyde
Representative for Illinois's 6th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2006
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 3884 (Related)
Darfur Peace and Accountability Act of 2006

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 12, 2006

H.Con.Res. 480 (Related)
To correct the enrollment of the bill H.R. 3127.

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
Sep 26, 2006

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3127” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

History

Introduced
Jun 30, 2005
Reported by Committee
Mar 8, 2006
Passed House
Apr 5, 2006
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Passed Senate with Changes
Sep 21, 2006
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
Sep 25, 2006
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 13, 2006

Details

Cosponsors
162 cosponsors (113D, 49R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Apr 5, 2006 6:46 p.m.
Passed 416/3

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