H.R. 180 (110th): Darfur Accountability and Divestment Act


Jan 4, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 31, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.


Barbara Lee

Representative for California's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 3, 2007
Length: 31 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require the identification of companies that conduct business operations in Sudan, to prohibit United States Government contracts with such companies, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/31/2007--Passed House amended.Darfur Accountability and Divestment Act of 2007 - Section3 - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to ensure the publication every six months in the Federal Register of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 4, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 26, 2007
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jul 31, 2007
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 180”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


152 cosponsors (137D, 15R) (show)
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jul 31, 2007 12:05 p.m.
Passed 418/1

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