New Cosponsor — Nov 1, 2011
New Cosponsor: Sen. Patrick “Pat” Toomey [R-PA]
The bill now has 12 cosponsors (8 Republicans, 3 Democrats, 1 Independent).
Aug 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on August 2, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from New York
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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2011
Length: 37 pages
A bill to impose sanctions on persons making certain investments that directly and significantly contribute to the enhancement of the ability of Syria to develop its petroleum resources, and for other purposes.
8/2/2011--Introduced.Syria Sanctions Act of 2011 - Directs the President to impose three or more sanctions on a person that knowingly:(1) makes an investment of at least $20 million that contributes ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1472 — 112th Congress: Syria Sanctions Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1472
“S. 1472 — 112th Congress: Syria Sanctions Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1472>
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