S.3327 - Zero Tolerance for Unlawful Detentions of United States Citizens in Lebanon Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Shaheen, Jeanne [D-NH] (Introduced 02/24/2020)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/24/2020 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.3327 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/24/2020)
Zero Tolerance for Unlawful Detentions of United States Citizens in Lebanon Act
This bill imposes sanctions on certain Lebanese government officials who are involved in or facilitated the wrongful arrest, detention, or abuse of a U.S. citizen in Lebanon.
The bill requires the Department of State to develop a list of such persons. The State Department shall deny a visa to a listed person, their family, or their associates, and the President shall freeze the assets of a listed person if such assets are in the United States or the posssession of a U.S. person.