HR 2047

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 2047

To amend the Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity (LIBERTAD) Act of 1996 to exclude from the United States aliens who contribute to the ability of Cuba to develop petroleum resources located off Cuba's coast and to provide for the imposition of sanctions and prohibition on facilitation of development of Cuba's petroleum resources, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 26, 2011

Ms. ROS-LEHTINEN (for herself, Mr. SIRES, Mr. MACK, Mr. RIVERA, Mr. WEST, Mr. CONNOLLY of Virginia, Mr. BUCHANAN, and Mr. DIAZ-BALART) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Foreign Affairs, Financial Services, and Oversight and Government Reform, 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


A BILL

To amend the Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity (LIBERTAD) Act of 1996 to exclude from the United States aliens who contribute to the ability of Cuba to develop petroleum resources located off Cuba's coast and to provide for the imposition of sanctions and prohibition on facilitation of development of Cuba's petroleum resources, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. STATEMENT OF POLICY.

SEC. 4. EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN ALIENS.

`SEC. 402. EXCLUSION FROM THE UNITED STATES OF ALIENS WHO CONTRIBUTE TO THE ABILITY OF CUBA TO DEVELOP PETROLEUM RESOURCES LOCATED OFF CUBA'S COAST.

SEC. 5. IMPOSITION OF SANCTIONS AND PROHIBITION ON FACILITATION OF DEVELOPMENT OF CUBA'S PETROLEUM RESOURCES.

SEC. 6. DEFINITIONS.

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