H.R. 624: Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act

To impose sanctions with respect to foreign persons responsible for gross violations of internationally recognized human rights, and for other purposes.

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Jan 30, 2015


Referred to Committee on Jan 30, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 30, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 30, 2015
Length: 14 pages

See Instead:

S. 284 (same title)
Passed Senate — Dec 17, 2015


Jan 30, 2015

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