Mar 13, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 18, 2014
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 18, 2014.
Senior Senator from New Jersey
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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2014
Length: 16 pages
About the bill
A bill to impose targeted sanctions on persons responsible for violations of human rights of antigovernment protesters in Venezuela, to strengthen civil society in Venezuela, and for other purposes.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2142 — 113th Congress: Venezuela Defense of Human Rights and Civil Society Act of 2014. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s2142
“S. 2142 — 113th Congress: Venezuela Defense of Human Rights and Civil Society Act of 2014.” www.GovTrack.us. 2014. August 23, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s2142>
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