A bill to promote democracy and human rights in Burma, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Maryland. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 29, 2018
Length: 44 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on November 29, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Cardin, Young, Durbin, Rubio, and Merkley Re-introduce Bill to Impose Sanctions on Burmese Officials for Rohingya Atrocities Amid Increasing Evidence of Genocide”
— Sen. Benjamin Cardin [D-MD] (Sponsor) on Dec 3, 2018
“Young, Cardin, Durbin, Rubio, and Merkley Re-introduce Bill to Impose Sanctions on Burmese Officials for Rohingya Atrocities Amid Increasing Evidence of Genocide”
— Sen. Todd Young [R-IN] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 4, 2018
Nov 29, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 11, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1186.
S. 3696 (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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