Additional Content
Themes
Bill Sponsor
Senate Bill 1104
117th Congress(2021-2022)
Haiti Development, Accountability, and Institutional Transparency Initiative Act
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Apr 13, 2021
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
Apr 13, 2021
Latest Action
Oct 28, 2021
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
1104
Congress
117
Policy Area
International Affairs
International Affairs
Primary focus of measure is matters affecting foreign aid, human rights, international law and organizations; national governance; arms control; diplomacy and foreign officials; alliances and collective security. Measures concerning trade agreements, tariffs, foreign investments, and foreign loans may fall under Foreign Trade and International Finance policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Maryland
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Haiti Development, Accountability, and Institutional Transparency Initiative Act

This bill revises reporting and strategy requirements related to recovery and assistance efforts for Haiti.

Specifically, the bill repeals existing reporting and strategy requirements related to earthquake recovery and economic assistance for Haiti. Further, the bill directs the Department of State to undertake specific initiatives that prioritize and assess the protection and preservation of human rights, the promotion of press and assembly freedoms and the protection of journalists, anticorruption efforts, and a strategy of post-disaster and post-pandemic recovery and development efforts.

Text (2)
October 28, 2021
April 13, 2021
Actions (5)
10/28/2021
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 157.
10/28/2021
Committee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Menendez with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.
10/19/2021
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
04/13/2021
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
04/13/2021
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Record Created
Apr 14, 2021 4:27:13 AM
Record Updated
Nov 5, 2021 4:15:53 AM