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Official Titles

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Official Title as Introduced

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should continue to support the people of Nicaragua in their peaceful efforts to promote democracy and human rights, and use the tools under United States law to increase political and financial pressure on the government of Daniel Ortega.


Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
03/09/2020Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
12/09/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (9)

Date All Actions
03/09/2020-4:30pmMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
03/09/2020-4:30pmOn motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H1543-1544)
03/09/2020-4:23pmDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 754.
03/09/2020-4:22pmConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H1543-1545)
03/09/2020-4:22pmMr. Sires moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended.
12/18/2019Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
12/18/2019Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
12/09/2019Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
12/09/2019Introduced in House

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Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Foreign Affairs12/09/2019 Referred to
12/18/2019 Markup by

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Latest Summary (2)

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Passed House (03/09/2020)

This resolution (1) calls on Nicaragua to release all political prisoners and cease all acts of repression against dissenting voices, (2) urges the Nicaraguan government to respect its citizens' constitutional rights and implement electoral reforms, and (3) recognizes and encourages efforts to promote democracy in Nicaragua by holding corrupt actors and human rights abusers in the Nicaraguan government accountable for their actions.