Public Law 115-198: To reauthorize the North Korean Human Rights Act of 2004, and for other purposes.

By | April 25, 2019
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Seal of the United States Department of State.

Reauthorizes through 2022 programs to promote human rights, democracy, and freedom of information in North Korea, and to provide humanitarian assistance to North Koreans who have escaped the country.

Official Summary

Passed House
2017-09-25
Passed Senate
2018-04-24
Signed by President
2018-07-20
Became Public Law
2018-07-20

Amendments

House: Amended in committee.

S.Amdt.2240: https://www.congress.gov/amendment/115th-congress/senate-amendment/2240

Sponsors

Original sponsor: Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana [R-FL-27]

Votes

Passed House: http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2017/roll531.xml

Passed Senate by unanimous consent.

House agreed to Senate amendment without objection.

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