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H.R. 1059 (115th): Russia Sanctions Review Act of 2017

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To provide for congressional oversight of actions to waive, suspend, reduce, provide relief from, or otherwise limit the application of sanctions with respect to the Russian Federation, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Steny Hoyer

Sponsor. Representative for Maryland's 5th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 15, 2017
Length: 13 pages
Introduced
Feb 15, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 15, 2017, 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. 3364: Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 2, 2017. (compare text)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Dent Supports Bipartisan Bill to Reinforce Sanctions on Iran, North Korea, Russia
    — Rep. Charles Dent [R-PA15, 2005-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 26, 2017

Lance Statement on Indictment of Russian Operatives
    — Rep. Leonard Lance [R-NJ7, 2009-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 15, 2018

Comstock Statement On Passage of the Countering Americas Adversaries Through Sanctions Act
    — Rep. Barbara Comstock [R-VA10, 2015-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 25, 2017

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History

Feb 15, 2017
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1059 (115th) 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 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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