Summary: Condemning the Nation of Brunei’s criminalization of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals and imposition of cruel and disproportionate forms of punishment. Cosponsors
ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION: Representative Craig cosponsored the bill on 4/15/19.
STATUS: Introduced 4/03/19 by Rep. Pocan, Mark [D-WI-2].
ORGANIZATIONS IN SUPPORT OF THE BILL:
The world is condemning Brunei’s gay stoning law, but America is just vaguely ‘concerned’. (Source: LGBTQ Nation)
- 100 LGBTQ Groups, Leaders Urge White House to Condemn Brunei’s New Law. (Source: Advocate)
- Brunei’s Stoning Laws Targeting LGBT Community Condemned By State Department, Rights’ Organizations. (Source: International Business Times)