S. 2144 (114th): North Korea Sanctions and Policy Enhancement Act of 2015

North Korea and its leader Kim Jong-Un are seen by many foreign policy experts as one of the greatest foreign threats to the United States. Their massive human rights abuses include forced labor camps, execution of dissidents, and mass starvation among their people. Their cyberwarfare famously targeted Sony in 2014, preventing the American theatrical release of the anti-North Korean film ...

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Overview

Introduced:

Oct 6, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 6, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 757: North Korea Sanctions and Policy Enhancement Act of 2016
Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 18, 2016. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Cory Gardner

Junior Senator from Colorado

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 6, 2015
Length: 60 pages

History

Oct 6, 2015
 
Introduced

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S. 2144 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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