H.R.2332 - Syria Accountability and Liberation Act110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana [R-FL-18] (Introduced 05/15/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Financial Services; Foreign Affairs; Oversight and Government Reform; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||05/18/2007 Referred to the Subcommittee on Trade.|
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Summary: H.R.2332 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/15/2007)
Syria Accountability and Liberation Act - States that U.S. sanctions, controls, and regulations relating to Syria shall remain in effect until the President certifies that Syria has ceased support for terrorism, has dismantled biological, chemical, or nuclear weapons programs and has committed to combat their proliferation, respects the boundaries and sovereignty of all neighboring countries, and upholds human rights and civil liberties.
Imposes specified trade, assistance, and military sanctions, as appropriate, on persons or countries that transfer goods or technology so as to contribute to Syria's biological, chemical, nuclear, or advanced conventional weapons programs.
Imposes specified sanctions aimed at Syria's energy sector.
Sets forth diplomatic measures intended to isolate the government of Syria.
Directs the President to provide assistance to support a democratic transition in Syria. Authorizes appropriations.