S. 1159 (111th): Vietnam Human Rights Act of 2009

Introduced:

May 21, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 21, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Barbara Boxer

Senator from California

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 21, 2009
Length: 23 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to promote freedom, human rights, and the rule of law in Vietnam.

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History

May 21, 2009
 
Introduced

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Details

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Votes

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

Related Bills

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S. 3678 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 1, 2008

H.R. 1969 (Related)
Vietnam Human Rights Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 2, 2009

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