S.Res. 302 (101st): A resolution relating to Asylum Rights for Refugees from Vietnam.

Introduced:
Jun 21, 1990 (101st Congress, 1989–1990)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Pete Wilson
Senator from California
Party
Republican
 
Status

This resolution was introduced on June 21, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jun 21, 1990
Referred to Committee Jun 21, 1990
 
Summary

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Senate Foreign Relations

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6/21/1990--Introduced.
Expresses the sense of the Senate that:
(1) the United States oppose any qualifications or limitations proposed by the Association of Southeast Asian Nations on first asylum rights to political refugees from Vietnam;
(2) the President initiate efforts to designate a temporary holding center for Vietnamese refugees unwilling to return to Vietnam; and
(3) the President secure agreement of international parties that occupants of the holding center will not have to return to Vietnam until Vietnamese political conditions improve to the extent that they will not be persecuted or they voluntarily go back to their homeland.

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