H.R. 2106 (112th): Syria Freedom Support Act

Introduced:

Jun 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 7, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 3, 2011
Length: 101 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To strengthen sanctions against the Government of Syria, to enhance multilateral commitment to address the Government of Syria's threatening policies, to establish a program to support a transition to a democratically-elected government in Syria, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 3, 2011
 
Introduced

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Mar 7, 2012
 
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Details

Cosponsors
68 cosponsors (48R, 20D) (show)
Votes

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

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