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Jun 26, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on June 27, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2006
Length: 18 pages
To encourage and facilitate the consolidation of security, human rights, democracy, and economic freedom in Ethiopia.
6/26/2006--Introduced.Ethiopia Freedom, Democracy, and Human Rights Advancement Act of 2006 - States that is U.S. policy to:(1) support human rights, democracy, independence of the judiciary, freedom of the press, peacekeeping ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2228 (110th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5680”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5680 — 109th Congress: Ethiopia Freedom, Democracy, and Human Rights Advancement Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5680
“H.R. 5680 — 109th Congress: Ethiopia Freedom, Democracy, and Human Rights Advancement Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5680>
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