A bill to impose sanctions with respect to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Maryland. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 16, 2017
Length: 116 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on November 7, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Van Hollen, Toomey Announce Bipartisan Agreement on North Korea Sanctions Bill”
— Sen. Chris Van Hollen [D-MD] (Sponsor) on Oct 31, 2017
“Brown Announces Bipartisan Agreement on North Korea Sanctions Bill, Named in Honor of Otto Warmbier”
— Sen. Sherrod Brown [D-OH] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 1, 2017
What stakeholders are saying
Jul 19, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 28, 2017
Considered by Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Nov 7, 2017
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Mar 5, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 667.
S. 1591 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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