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H.R. 6140: Sudan Democracy Act

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To impose sanctions on Sudan, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Young Kim

Sponsor. Representative for California's 39th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 3, 2021
Length: 15 pages
Introduced
Dec 3, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Ordered Reported on Dec 10, 2021

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on December 10, 2021.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.

Cosponsors

4 Cosponsors (2 Republicans, 2 Democrats)

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Kildee Leads Bipartisan Letter Urging Support for Sudans Endangered Democratic Transition
    — Rep. Daniel Kildee [D-MI5] on Mar 18, 2022

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 6140 will be negligible.

History

Dec 3, 2021
 
Introduced

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Dec 9, 2021
 
Considered by House Committee on Foreign Affairs

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Dec 10, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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.

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 6140 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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