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S.Res. 402: A resolution calling upon the President to exercise relevant mandatory sanctions authorities under the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act in response to the Government of the Russian Federation’s continued aggression in Ukraine and illegal occupation of Crimea and assault on democratic institutions around the world, including through cyber attacks.

Sponsor and status

Benjamin Cardin

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Maryland. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 12, 2018
Length: 12 pages
Introduced:

Feb 12, 2018

Status:

Introduced on Feb 12, 2018

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 12, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

History

Feb 12, 2018
 
Introduced

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Pending
 
Ordered Reported

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Agreed To

S.Res. 402 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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