To promote free and fair elections, political freedoms, and human rights in Cambodia, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 16, 2019
Length: 12 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 15, 2019 but was never passed by the Senate.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
11 Cosponsors (6 Republicans, 5 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“U.S. House Bill on Cambodia an Act Against Peace, Cambodian Official Says”
— Rep. Ted Yoho [R-FL3, 2013-2020] (Sponsor) on Jul 17, 2019
“Congressmen Lowenthal and Chabot Applaud Bipartisan Passage of Bill Imposing Sanctions On Cambodian Officials Attacking Cambodian Democracy”
— Rep. Alan Lowenthal [D-CA47, 2013-2022] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 16, 2019
“Gardner and Markey Introduce Cambodia Democracy Act”
— Sen. Edward “Ed” Markey [D-MA] on Jan 3, 2020
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What stakeholders are saying
Jul 25, 2018
Earlier Version — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5754 (115th).
Jan 11, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 9, 2019
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.
Jul 15, 2019
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 526 (116th) was 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 526. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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