H.R. 2702 (111th): Suspend Brazil GSP Act


Jun 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 4, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 4, 2009
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

6/4/2009--Introduced.Suspend Brazil GSP Act - Declares that it is the purpose of this Act to:(1) attain the immediate return of Sean Goldman and all children of the United States who ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 4, 2009

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.


6 cosponsors (4R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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