Oct 1, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Enacted — Signed by the President on May 17, 2010
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 17, 2010.
Representative for California's 29th congressional district
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Last Updated: Aug 25, 2010
Length: 2 pages
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To amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to include in the Annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices information about freedom of the press in foreign countries, and for other purposes.
The Daniel Pearl Freedom of the Press Act requires the United States Department of State to expand its scrutiny of news media intimidation and freedom of the press restrictions during its annual report on human rights in each country. Signed into law by President Obama on May 17, 2010, the Daniel Pearl Freedom of the Press Act is named in ...
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