Home

Blog

P.L. 111-122, The Human Rights Enforcement Act of 2009 (1 comment ↓ | 13 wiki edits: view article ↓)

  • This item is from the 111th Congress (2009-2010) and is no longer current. Comments, voting, and wiki editing have been disabled, and the cost/savings estimate has been frozen.

S. 1472 would establish a section within the Criminal Division of the Department of Justice to enforce human rights laws, to make technical and conforming amendments to criminal and immigration laws pertaining to human rights violations.

(read more ↓)

Learn More

  • There was no up-or-down vote in the House.

  • There was no up-or-down vote in the Senate.

From the Blog

WashingtonWatch.com Digest – December 14, 2009

email newsletter | tell a friend | wiki | about | home | log in From the Blog: Consolidated Spending Bill—$9,500 per U.S. Family The 2010 fiscal year began back in October, but until last night Congress had passed only five of the twelve b....

More Bills on the House Floor This Week

Here are more of the bills on the House floor this week: S. 303 – Reauthorizing and improving the Federal Financial Assistance Management Improvement Act of 1999 H.R. 4284 – Andean Trade Preference Extension Act of 2009 H.R. 1517 – To...

WashingtonWatch.com Digest – January 11, 2010

This is the WashingtonWatch.com email newsletter for the week of January 11, 2010. Subscribe here. email newsletter | tell a friend | wiki | about | home | log in From the Blog: “Jobs for Main Street” or “Son of Stimulus...

Visitor Comments Comments Feed for This Bill

Straightforward

December 20, 2009, 5:02pm (report abuse)

Not sure who could be against this...

RSS Feeds for This Bill

Keep yourself updated on user contributions and debates about this bill! (Learn more about RSS.)