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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 Senate.

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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Congress
112th Congress
Date
Dec 6, 2012
Chamber
Senate
Number
#223
Question:
On Passage of the Bill in the Senate
Result:
Bill Passed

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Key: D Yea R Yea D Nay
Seat position based on our ideology score.
Totals     Democrat     Republican     Independent
  Yea 92
 
 
 
92%
45 46 1
  Nay 4
 
 
 
4%
3 0 1
Not Voting 4
 
 
 
4%
3 1 0
Required: Simple Majority source: senate.gov

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