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Official Title as Introduced

Condemning the practice of politically motivated imprisonment and calling for the immediate release of political prisoners in the Russian Federation and urging action by the United States Government to impose sanctions with respect to persons responsible for that form of human rights abuse.


Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
12/03/2020Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H6084-6085)
05/08/2020Introduced in House

All Actions (9)

Date All Actions
12/03/2020-4:29pmMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
12/03/2020-4:28pmOn motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H6084-6085)
12/03/2020-4:22pmDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 958.
12/03/2020-4:22pmConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H6084-6086)
12/03/2020-4:22pmMr. Engel moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended.
10/01/2020Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
10/01/2020Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
05/08/2020Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
05/08/2020Introduced in House

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Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Foreign Affairs05/08/2020 Referred to
10/01/2020 Markup by

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Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (05/08/2020)

This resolution condemns political imprisonments in Russia and calls on Russia to release its political prisoners. The resolution also urges the United States to advocate for the release of such prisoners and to identify the Russian officials responsible for their imprisonment.