H.R.923 - Georgia Support Act117th Congress (2021-2022) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11] (Introduced 02/08/2021)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs; Judiciary; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/23/2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.923 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/08/2021)
Georgia Support Act
This bill requires sanctions and reports related to Georgia.
The President shall impose entry and property-blocking sanctions against foreign persons responsible for or complicit in serious human rights abuses in the Georgian regions of Abkhazia and Tskhinvali Region/South Ossetia that are occupied by Russia. The President shall also report to Congress every 180 days on such foreign persons.
The Department of State shall report to Congress on various topics related to Georgia. The reports shall cover (1) U.S. security assistance to Georgia and an assessment of threats to the country's independence and its ability to defend itself, (2) cybersecurity cooperation between the United States and Georgia, and (3) a strategy to help Georgia expand its capabilities to combat Russian disinformation and propaganda.