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H.R. 6156 (112th): Russia and Moldova Jackson-Vanik Repeal and Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act of 2012

This was a vote to pass H.R. 6156 (112th) in the House.

The Magnitsky Act, formally known as the Russia and Moldova Jackson-Vanik Repeal and Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act of 2012, is a bipartisan bill passed by the U.S. Congress and President Obama in November–December 2012, intending to punish Russian officials responsible for the death of Russian lawyer Sergei Magnitsky in a Moscow prison in 2009.

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Totals

All Votes R D
Yea 84%
 
 
365
227
 
138
 
Nay 10%
 
 
43
6
 
37
 
Not Voting 6%
 
 
25
7
 
18
 

Date: Nov 16, 2012

Question: On Passage of the Bill in the House

Required: Simple Majority

Result: Passed

Source: house.gov

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