HR 2327

Title: Burma Political Prisoners Assistance Act
Author: Rep. Andy Levin (D-MI)

Summary
...This bill directs the Department of State to assist civil society organizations in Burma (Myanmar) working to release political prisoners and prisoners of conscience. Such assistance shall include support for (1) documenting human rights violations against such prisoners, (2) raising awareness of prisoner issues, and (3) helping former prisoners resume a normal life. </p>

Status
Introduced in House 04/15/2019
Introduced in House 04/15/2019
Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. 04/15/2019
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 06/20/2019
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote. 06/20/2019
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules. 06/20/2019
Mr. Levin (MI) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended. 09/24/2019
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H7877-7878) 09/24/2019
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2327. 09/24/2019
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H7877) 09/24/2019
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H7877) 09/24/2019
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. 09/24/2019
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. 09/25/2019

Bill Text
09/25/2019 - HR 2327 (Referred+in+Senate) 09/24/2019 - HR 2327 (Engrossed+in+House) 04/15/2019 - HR 2327 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Andy Levin (D-MI)
    U.S. Representative

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