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S. 93: Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Reauthorization Act

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A bill to amend the Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act to modify the foreign persons subject to sanctions and to remove the sunset for the imposition of sanctions, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct how federal funds should (or should not) be used. Appropriation and authorization provisions are typically made for single fiscal years. A reauthorization bill like this one renews the authorizations of an expiring law.

Sponsor and status

Benjamin Cardin

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Maryland. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 28, 2021
Length: 8 pages
Introduced
Jan 28, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Ordered Reported on Jun 22, 2021

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 22, 2021.

Cosponsors

3 Cosponsors (2 Democrats, 1 Republican)

Prognosis
4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Jan 28, 2021
 
Introduced

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Jun 22, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 93 is 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 S. 93. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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