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


Jun 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

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


Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district



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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.

Summary (CRS)

6/3/2011--Introduced.Syria Freedom Support Act - Maintains certain U.S. restrictions against the government of Syria and related persons until the President certifies that Syria:(1) has ended support for terrorism;(2) has dismantled ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 3, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 7, 2012
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2106”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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

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

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