H.R. 1969 (111th): Vietnam Human Rights Act of 2009

Introduced:

Apr 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 2, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 2, 2009
Length: 22 pages

See Instead:

S. 1159 (same title)
Referred to Committee — May 21, 2009

About the bill

Full Title

To promote freedom and democracy in Vietnam.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 3096 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 18, 2007

H.R. 1410 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 11, 2012

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History

Introduced
Apr 2, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
13 cosponsors (9R, 4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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