New Cosponsor — Oct 7, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. Robert Wittman [R-VA1]
The bill now has 6 cosponsors (4 Republicans, 2 Democrats).
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Jun 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on June 4, 2009, 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 4, 2009
Length: 7 pages
To suspend the application of Generalized System of Preferences for Brazil until such time as Brazil complies with its obligations toward the United States under the Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2702”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2702 — 111th Congress: Suspend Brazil GSP Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2702
“H.R. 2702 — 111th Congress: Suspend Brazil GSP Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2702>
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