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H.R. 1677: Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2017

To halt the wholesale slaughter of the Syrian people, encourage a negotiated political settlement, and hold Syrian human rights abusers accountable for their crimes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Eliot Engel

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 16th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 18, 2017
Length: 51 pages
Introduced:

Mar 22, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on May 17, 2017

This bill passed in the House on May 17, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

37% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Mar 22, 2017
 
Introduced

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May 3, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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May 11, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Foreign Affairs

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May 17, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1677 is 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.

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