To impose sanctions with respect to persons responsible for violence and human rights abuses in Nicaragua, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 27th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Aug 28, 2018
Length: 12 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on August 28, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Ros-Lehtinen Commends Passage of Bipartisan NICA Act in the Senate”
— Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen [R-FL27, 2013-2018] (Sponsor) on Nov 28, 2018
Aug 28, 2018
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H.R. 6683 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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