S.J.Res.17 - A joint resolution approving the renewal of import restrictions contained in the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003, and for other purposes.111th Congress (2009-2010)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. McConnell, Mitch [R-KY] (Introduced 06/09/2009)|
|Committees:||Senate - Finance|
|Committee Reports:||S. Rept. 111-63|
|Latest Action:||07/29/2009 By Senator Baucus from Committee on Finance filed written report. Report No. 111-63. (All Actions)|
|Notes:||For further action, see H.J.RES.56, which became Public Law 111-42 on 7/28/2009.|
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Summary: S.J.Res.17 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Reported to Senate without amendment (07/23/2009)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Amends the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003 to renew, for three years, the President's authority to ban the import of Burmese products.
Approves the renewal of certain import restrictions contained in the Act.
Deems this resolution a renewal resolution which shall take effect upon its enactment or July 26, 2009, whichever occurs first.