H.R. 4405 (112th): Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act of 2012

To impose sanctions on persons responsible for the detention, abuse, or death of Sergei Magnitsky, and for other gross violations of human rights in the Russian Federation, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Apr 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

James “Jim” McGovern

Representative for Massachusetts's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 19, 2012
Length: 17 pages

See Instead:

S. 1039 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jun 26, 2012

History

Apr 19, 2012
 
Introduced

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Jun 7, 2012
 
Reported by Committee

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H.R. 4405 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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