H.R. 6156 (112th): Russia and Moldova Jackson-Vanik Repeal and Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act of 2012


Jul 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 14, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 14, 2012.


Pub.L. 112-208


Dave Camp

Representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district



Read Text »
Last Updated: Dec 7, 2012
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment (normal trade relations treatment) to products of the Russian Federation and Moldova and to require reports on the compliance of the Russian Federation with its obligations as a member of the World Trade Organization, and for other purposes.

Read CRS summary >

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.Res. 808 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Nov 15, 2012

S. 3406 (Related)
Russia and Moldova Jackson-Vanik Repeal and Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act of 2012

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 19, 2012

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 6156” means this is a House of Representatives 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.


Jul 19, 2012
Reported by Committee
Jul 26, 2012
Passed House
Nov 16, 2012
View Vote Result »
Passed Senate
Dec 6, 2012
View Vote Result »
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 14, 2012


14 cosponsors (8R, 6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Nov 16, 2012 11:59 a.m.
Passed 365/43
Dec 6, 2012 12:10 p.m.
Bill Passed 92/4

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: