110-12: Extradition Treaty with Bulgaria and an Agreement on Certain Aspects of Mutual Legal Assistance

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  • Last Action:  - Extradition Treaty with Bulgaria and an Agreement on Certain Aspects of Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters with Bulgaria

Extradition Treaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Bulgaria (the "Extradition Treaty" or the "Treaty") and the Agreement on Certain Aspects of Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Bulgaria (the "MLA Agreement"), both signed at Sofia on September 19, 2007.

  • Floor Action: January 22, 2008 - Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations by unanimous consent removing the injunction of secrecy.
  • Committee Action: July 29, 2008 - Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
  • Floor Action: September 11, 2008 - Reported by Senator Dodd, Committee on Foreign Relations with printed Ex. Rept.110-12 and a resolution of advice and consent to ratification with 1 declaration; and S. Ex. Rept. 110-13 with a resolution of ratification with 1 declaration. Executive Calendar No. 16.
  • Floor Action: September 23, 2008 - Considered by Senate. By Unanimous Consent.
  • Floor Action: September 23, 2008 - Treaty moved through its parliamentary stages up to and including presentation of the resolution of advice and consent to ratification.

Approved: September 23, 2008 - Resolution of advice and consent to ratification agreed to in Senate by Division Vote.

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