A bill to impose sanctions on persons responsible for the detention, abuse, or death of Sergei Magnitsky, for the conspiracy to defraud the Russian Federation of taxes on corporate profits through fraudulent transactions and lawsuits against Hermitage, and for other gross violations of human rights in the Russian Federation, and for other purposes.
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May 19, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 26, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Maryland
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Last Updated: Jul 23, 2012
Length: 34 pages
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S. 1039 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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