New Cosponsor — Dec 18, 2013
New Cosponsor: Sen. David Vitter [R-LA]
The bill now has 3 cosponsors (3 Republicans).
A bill to impose sanctions on individuals who are complicit in human rights abuses committed against nationals of Vietnam or their family members, and for other purposes.
5/9/2013--Introduced.Vietnam Human Rights Sanctions Act - Directs the President to: (1) impose financial and immigration/entry sanctions on listed nationals of Vietnam who are complicit in human rights abuses committed against ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1051 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 929”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 929 — 113th Congress: Vietnam Human Rights Sanctions Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s929
“S. 929 — 113th Congress: Vietnam Human Rights Sanctions Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s929>
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