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H.R. 2397: DPRK Act of 2017

To amend the North Korean Human Rights Act of 2004 to authorize further actions to promote freedom of information and democracy in North Korea, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Ted Yoho

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 4, 2017
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

May 4, 2017

Status:

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 2061: North Korean Human Rights Reauthorization Act of 2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 20, 2018. (compare text)
Prognosis:

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 4, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jun 15, 2017
 
Considered by Asia and the Pacific

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

H.R. 2397 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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