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S. 2845 (114th): Venezuela Defense of Human Rights and Civil Society Extension Act of 2016


The text of the bill below is as of Jul 8, 2016 (Passed Congress).


One Hundred Fourteenth Congress of the United States of America

2d Session

S. 2845

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

AN ACT

To extend the termination of sanctions with respect to Venezuela under the Venezuela Defense of Human Rights and Civil Society Act of 2014.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Venezuela Defense of Human Rights and Civil Society Extension Act of 2016.

2.

Extension of termination of sanctions with respect to Venezuela

Section 5(e) of the Venezuela Defense of Human Rights and Civil Society Act of 2014 (Public Law 113–278; 50 U.S.C. 1701 note) is amended by striking December 31, 2016 and inserting December 31, 2019.

Speaker of the House of Representatives

Vice President of the United States and President of the Senate