HR 2061

Title: North Korean Human Rights Reauthorization Act of 2017
Author: Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (REP-FL)

Summary
...The bill extends through 2022 the requirements for annual reports from: (1) the Department of State on freedom of information inside North Korea, (2) the Special Envoy on North Korean human rights issues, (3) the U.S. Agency for International Development on U.S. humanitarian assistance activities both inside North Korea and for North Koreans outside of North Korea, and (4) the State Department and Department of Homeland Security on North Korean refugees and immigration. </p> <p> The Broadcasting Board of Governors shall report to Congress regarding: (1) the status of current U.S. broadcasting to North Korea and the extent to which the Board has achieved the goal of 12-hour-per-day broadcasting to North Korea; and (2) a strategy to overcome obstacles to communication with the North Korean ...

Status
Introduced in House 04/06/2017
Introduced in House 04/06/2017
Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. 04/06/2017
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 07/27/2017
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote. 07/27/2017
Mr. Royce (CA) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended. 09/25/2017
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H7441-7444) 09/25/2017
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2061. 09/25/2017
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed. 09/25/2017
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7473-7474) 09/25/2017
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 415 - 0 (Roll no. 531).(text: CR H7441-7442) 09/25/2017
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 415 - 0 (Roll no. 531). (text: CR H7441-7442) 09/25/2017
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. 09/25/2017
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. 09/26/2017
Senate Committee on Foreign Relations discharged by Unanimous Consent. 04/24/2018
Senate Committee on Foreign Relations discharged by Unanimous Consent. 04/24/2018
Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S2396) 04/24/2018
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent. 04/24/2018
Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent. 04/24/2018
Message on Senate action sent to the House. 04/25/2018
Ms. Ros-Lehtinen asked unanimous consent to take from the Speaker's table and agree to the Senate amendment. (consideration: CR H5787-5788) 06/27/2018
Resolving differences -- House actions: On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection. 06/27/2018
On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection. (text as House agreed to Senate amendment: CR H5787-5788) 06/27/2018
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. 06/27/2018
Presented to President. 07/10/2018
Presented to President. 07/10/2018

Bill Text
06/29/2018 - HR 2061 (Enrolled+Bill)
04/24/2018 - HR 2061 (Engrossed+Amendment+Senate)
05/25/2017 - HR 2061 (Referred+in+Senate)

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    Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL)
    () - U.S. Representative

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