S. 2257 (110th): Burma Democracy Promotion Act of 2007

Introduced:

Oct 29, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 29, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Joseph Biden Jr.

Senator from Delaware

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 29, 2007
Length: 20 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to impose sanctions on officials of the State Peace and Development Council in Burma, to amend the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003 to prohibit the importation of gemstones and hardwoods from Burma, to promote a coordinated international effort to restore civilian democratic rule to Burma, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Oct 29, 2007
 
Introduced

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