New Cosponsor — Sep 10, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Patrick Meehan [R-PA7]
The bill now has 68 cosponsors (48 Republicans, 20 Democrats).
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Jun 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 7, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 3, 2011
Length: 101 pages
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.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2106 — 112th Congress: Syria Freedom Support Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2106
“H.R. 2106 — 112th Congress: Syria Freedom Support Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2106>
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