H.R.5732: Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2016

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89 (47 Democrats, 42 Republicans)

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Bill Summary

Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2016 This bill declares that it is U.S. policy that all diplomatic and coercive economic means should be used to compel the government of Bashar al Assad to halt the slaughter of the Syrian people and actively work toward transition to a democratic and peaceful government. The President shall prohibit, or impose conditions on, the opening or maintaining in the United States of a correspondent account or...

(Source: Library of Congress)

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There are 11 statements associated with H.R.5732.

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Bill Actions

Date Description
Nov. 16, 2016
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
Nov. 15, 2016
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Nov. 15, 2016

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H6192-6197)

Nov. 15, 2016
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 5732.
Nov. 15, 2016
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H6192-6202)
Nov. 15, 2016
Mr. Royce moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
July 14, 2016
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
July 14, 2016
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
July 12, 2016
Referred to House Financial Services
July 12, 2016
Referred to House Judiciary
July 12, 2016
Referred to House Foreign Affairs
July 12, 2016

Introduced in the House by Eliot L. Engel (D-N.Y.)

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