US SB2779 | 2017-2018 | 115th Congress


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on August 8 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-08-08 - Became Public Law No: 115-231.
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Zimbabwe Democracy and Economic Recovery Amendment Act of 2018 This bill amends the Zimbabwe Democracy and Economic Recovery Act of 2001 to establish additional pre- and post- election conditions that Zimbabwe must satisfy in order to remove Department of the Treasury opposition to: (1) international financial institution loan, credit, or guarantee extensions to Zimbabwe; or (2) cancellation or reduction of debt owed by Zimbabwe to the United States or any international financial institution. The bill includes Australia and the United Kingdom in consultations regarding Zimbabwe's political violence and any future removal of related sanctions.

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Zimbabwe Democracy and Economic Recovery Amendment Act of 2018



2018-08-08HouseBecame Public Law No: 115-231.
2018-08-08HouseSigned by President.
2018-08-01HousePresented to President.
2018-07-25HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2018-07-25HouseOn passage Passed without objection. (text: CR H7670-7671)
2018-07-25HouseConsidered by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR H7670-7672)
2018-07-25HouseMr. Royce (CA) asked unanimous consent to take from the Speaker's table and consider.
2018-07-25HouseHeld at the desk.
2018-07-25HouseMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
2018-07-25HouseReceived in the House.
2018-07-25SenatePassed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote. (text of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR S5320)
2018-07-25SenateS.Amdt.3541 Amendment SA 3541 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-07-25SenateS.Amdt.3541 Amendment SA 3541 proposed by Senator Murkowski for Senator Flake. (consideration: CR S5320) In the nature of a substitute.
2018-07-25SenateThe committee substitute withdrawn by Unanimous Consent.
2018-07-25SenateMeasure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S5319-5320)
2018-06-28SenatePlaced on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 499.
2018-06-28SenateCommittee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Corker with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.
2018-06-26SenateCommittee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
2018-04-26SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Same As/Similar To

HB6472 (Related) 2018-07-23 - Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
SB2595 (Related) 2018-03-22 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.


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